COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics this Weekend in Marystown and Bay Roberts

January 14, 2022 – St. John’s, NL: Eastern Health advises that there will be COVID-19 vaccine clinics taking place on Saturday, January 15, 2022 in Marystown and Bay Roberts, NL. Individuals receiving a booster dose must meet the 22-week requirement between the second dose and the booster dose.

Bay Roberts

  • A walk-in and an appointment-based COVID-19 vaccine clinic will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Ascension Collegiate.
  • This clinic will provide first, second and booster doses and has capacity for curb-side vaccines for anyone who may have mobility requirements. Anyone who requires a curb-side vaccine can indicate so to security at the entrance of the school.
  • The clinic will have first vaccine doses available for children ages five to 11 as well as first and second doses for 12 to 18-year-olds. First, second and booster doses are available for anyone 18 years of age and older.
  • Individuals 30 years of age and older will be offered the Moderna vaccine.

Marystown

  • A walk-in COVID-19 booster clinic will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Wamic Holdings Ltd, 203 McGettigan Boulevard.
  • The clinic is for those 30 years of age and older, and will offer the Moderna vaccine.

Depending on the volume of people, to facilitate social distancing individuals will be asked to wait in their car until they can be accommodated inside. Further instructions will be provided onsite. In addition, individuals will have to stay in their vehicles for 15 minutes following their immunization as a safety precaution.

The public are reminded to bring their VaxPass, including date of second dose, their MCP card, to wear a short-sleeved shirt and bring their own pen, if possible.

Significant efforts have been made to ensure that public health measures are in place for the protection of those receiving their booster shots as well as for health-care staff. Individuals will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance, be required to wear a mask, and observe good infection prevention and control practices.

The public is reminded that they should not attend an appointment for a vaccine if they are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. Instead, they should complete a COVID-19 Assessment by clicking here.

Anyone looking for a booster dose, can book an appointment at one of the appointment-based clinics by visiting www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/vaccine/gettheshot/ or by calling 1-833-951-3884 (toll free). We continue to add more appointments regularly and encourage individuals to continue to check availability, as needed.

We understand that the pandemic has brought many changes and we would like to thank the public for their patience and kindness. Let’s work together to make civility and respect part of every interaction at clinics, hospitals and health-care facilities across the region.

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