A Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine clinic is planned for Monday in Lonsdale. Anyone receiving their first or second dose of the vaccine will receive a $50 gift card.
The Rice County Public Health clinic runs from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Lonsdale American Legion, 115 Second Ave. NW.
Injectable flu vaccine will be available for those 6 months and older, including high dose flu vaccine for those 65 years and older.
The Pfizer vaccine is available for anyone 12 years old and older needing a first or second dose, as well as those eligible for Pfizer boosters.
The CDC recommends these people should get a booster shot of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine at least 6 months after completing the first two doses of Pfizer vaccine:
• People 65 and older
• Residents 18 and older in long-term care settings
• People 50–64 years with specific underlying medical conditions
CDC recommends these people may get a booster shot of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine at least 6 months after completing the first two doses of Pfizer:
• People 18–49 years with specific underlying medical conditions
• Health care workers and front-line essential workers ages 18-64
Walk-ins are allowed for COVID vaccines, but appointments are recommended. To register, visit bit.ly/3DECFL.
Flu vaccination registration forms and information will be available at the event site.
Health insurance information is requested on registration forms. Rice County Public Health bills insurance for flu vaccination, however free flu vaccines are available for those who are uninsured.
COVID vaccines are available free and a $50 gift card incentive will be given for those receiving their first or second dose of COVID vaccine. (Those receiving booster doses are not eligible for a gift card).
Anyone needing assistance with registration for this clinic should call: 507-333-3818, 507-332-5922, 507-332-5928 or 507-332-5911.