COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 VACCINATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR ALL PERSONS AGE 5 & OLDER

Persons under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian present with them at the time of vaccination to consent for vaccination.

Availability and Prioritization

The Health Department will host weekly COVID-19 vaccination clinics moving forward. Registration information for upcoming clinics will be posted below.

Clinic Schedule

Walk-In Clinics are held every Monday & Friday at the Health Department in Plattsburg from 8:30AM – 11:30 & 1:00PM – 4:30PM

There is no out of pocket cost. Please bring an insurance card if you have one. Please call in advance for persons less than 18 years of age to ensure we have the appropriate vaccine available. All persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Booster Doses

Booster doses are now available for person 18 years and older who have completed their primary series of COVID-19 vaccination. Information on boosters for each presentation of vaccine follows. Individuals may choose which COVID-19 vaccination they receive as a booster dose. All COVID-19 vaccines can be used as a booster for any other COVID-19 vaccine presentation

Janssen (Johnson & Johnson)

A single dose of Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) may be administered as a booster dose at least 2 months after primary vaccination with Janssen Vaccine to individuals 18 years of age or older.

Comirnaty / Pfizer-BioNTech

A single Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine may be administered at least 6 months after completing the primary series to individuals:

  • 65 years of age or older
  • 18 through 64 years of age at high risk of severe COVID-19
  • 18 through 64 years of age with frequent institutional or occupational exposure to SARS-CoV-2

Moderna

A single Moderna COVID-19 vaccine may be administered at least 6 months after completing the primary series to individuals:

  • 65 years of age or older
  • 18 through 64 years of age at high risk of severe COVID-19
  • 18 through 64 years of age with frequent institutional or occupational exposure to SARS-CoV-2

3rd Doses for Immunocompromised Persons

A 3rd dose of mRNA vaccine is now considered part of the vaccine series for persons with the following immunocompromising conditions:.

  • Immune compromised from having undergone a solid organ transplantation, and taking immune suppressing medications.
  • Active treatment for solid tumor and/or hematologic malignancies
  • Receipt of CAR-T cell or hematopoietic stem cell transplant (within 2 years of transplantation or taking immunosuppression therapy)
  • Moderate to Severe primary immunodeficiancy (eg., DiGeorge, Wiskott-Aldrich Syndromes)
  • Advanced or untreated HIV infection
  • Immune compromised due to “Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress immune response: high-dose corticosteroids (ie., greater than or equal to 20mg prednisone or equivalent per day), alkylating agents, antimetabolites, transplant-related immunosuppressive drugs, cancer chemotherapeutic agents classified as severely immunosuppressive, tumor-necrosis (TNF) blocker or other biologic agents that are immunosuppressive or immunomodulatory”

Patients presenting for a 3rd dose of vaccine for the above conditions will complete a self-attestation confirming they have one of the above conditions.

Patients who complete a 3rd dose as part of the primary series are eligible to receive a booster dose 6 months after the third dose was received.

COVID-19 Vaccinations are now open to all Missouri Residents (Persons 5 and older)

Other Vaccination Locations

Vaccine is available from numerous providers, including pharmacies. The following links allow you to search for providers who have vaccine based upon zip code: