Southern Tier Counties Add COVID Vaccine Clinics Including J&J One-Dose
As more and more doses of the COVID-19 vaccine become available, vaccination clinics are rapidly being added around the Southern Tier including some for the frequently requested one-dose Johnson & Johnson shot.
Early April 7, over 500 appointments were available for clinics for the single-dose J&J shot at the SUNY Broome Ice Center Tuesday the 13 and Wednesday he 14th. Residents can reserve a spot by going to the county’s website www.gobroomecounty.com/hd/coronavirus/vaccine. Those without access to internet or transportation can call 2-1-1 for assistance.
A clinic for the J&J one-dose is being held in Chenango County April 8 from 2 to 5:30 p.m. at the Old Label Shopper at the South Plaza in Norwich. Eligible residents age 18 and older can register at www.co.chenango.ny.us/publ.../nursing/covid19.php.
There were only a few doses of the Moderna shot April 7 at SUNY Cortland. Go to the Cortland County Health Department facebook page for the link to see if any slots are still open.
Delaware County is holding a first dose Moderna vaccine clinic at the former Decker Advertising/County Shopper in Delhi April 8 from 1 to 5 p.m. The vaccinations are available to all New York State residents or people who work in New York State who are aged 18 and older. Find the link to register at www.delawarecountypublichealth.com.
And Tioga County health officials say UHS has added some appointments for the J&J vaccination clinic April 8 at their office in Apalachin. Call (607) 240-2892 for an appointment or go to nyuhs.org. The UHS Owego site is also holding a drive thru clinic Saturday, April 10 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call (607) 659-7272 for an appointment.
All clinics are by appointment only.