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Posted on: May 7, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Vaccine Update, May 7,2021

Vaccine sites for May 7 - May 12

Dubuque County Vaccine Update


Friday, May 7

  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Kennedy Mall Community Vaccination Clinic
    Scheduled appointments and walk-in vaccinations for Pfizer administered by the Dubuque Visiting Nurses Association. Marshallese and Spanish translation services provided on-site.

Saturday, May 8

  • 8 a.m. - Noon, Crescent Community Health Center, 1690 Elm Street
     Walk-in vaccinations of Johnson & Johnson administered by the Crescent Community Health Center
  • 8 a.m. - Noon, Dubuque Farmers Market, Corner of 12th & Iowa Streets
     Walk-in vaccinations of Johnson & Johnson, Moderna, and Pfizer administered by the Dubuque Fire Department.

Monday, May 10

  • 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., 1640 Main Street (White mansion next to Jackson Park)
     Walk-in vaccinations administered by the Dubuque Visiting Nurses Association.

Tuesday, May 11

  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Kennedy Mall Community Vaccination Clinic
     Scheduled appointments and walk-in vaccinations administered by the Dubuque Visiting Nurses Association.

Wednesday, May 12

  • 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., Dubuque County Fairgrounds Old 20 Farmers Market
     Walk-in vaccinations of Johnson & Johnson administered by Hartig Drug

Pharmacies:

For help making a vaccination appointment, transportation assistance information, please call the Dubuque County Sleeves Up! Call Center at 563-690-MAKE(6253).

For a complete list of COVID-19 vaccine providers in Dubuque County, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/sleevesup


May 6 Video Update

You may have heard the term "herd immunity" used recently when talking about the COVID-19 vaccine. Public Health Specialist Mary Rose Corrigan explains what herd immunity is, and how getting vaccinated gets us to herd immunity and ends this pandemic in yesterday's update on behalf of the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team.


General Information:

  • All COVID-19 vaccinations are free, safe, and effective.  For vaccine information, visit www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html
  • Per the Iowa Department of Public Health, all Iowans age 16 and above are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Those age 16-17 can receive only the Pfizer vaccine. Iowans age 18 and older can have the Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson vaccines.
  • You are NOT eligible for a vaccine if you:
    • Have received another vaccination of any kind in the last two weeks.
    • Have been treated with convalescent plasma or monoclonal antibodies for COVID-19 in the past 90 days.
    • Have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past two weeks or have not completed the required isolation period..

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This message is from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team, which includes staff from the from the Dubuque County Health Department, City of Dubuque Health Department, Dubuque County Emergency Management Agency, and the Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association.

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