FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 4, 2021
CONTACT: Joan Carr Office: (901) 222-9010
PERSONS AGE 70 AND OLDER NOW ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE COVID-19 VACCINE
Shelby County vaccination sites to make vaccinations available to anyone 70+
SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) announces that COVID-19 vaccinations will now be available to all persons age 70 and older, in addition to the other priority groups listed in the Tennessee Department of Health COVID-19 vaccination plan as 1a1 and 1a2.
Appointments for first doses are now available at the Pipkin Building, 940 Early Maxell Rd., and may be scheduled through this online link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/PipkinBuilding, or with assistance by calling 901-222-7468 (901-222-SHOT).
Other providers are also vaccinating persons in the priority groups, including:
Shelby County Health Department is proud to be a part of this historic vaccination effort against COVID-19. For more information about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit our website: http://www.shelby.community/.