COVID-19 vaccination information
SIX OF THE STATE’S VACCINE HUB PROVIDERS ARE IN CENTRAL TEXAS INCLUDING THE BELL COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT, THE CORYELL HEALTH MEDICAL CLINIC IN GATESVILLE, FALLS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL AND CLINIC IN MARLIN; ASCENSION PROVIDENCE HEALTH CENTER IN WACO; THE WACO-MCLENNAN COUNTY HEALTH DISTRICT, AND THE CORSICANA-NAVARRO COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DISTRICT.
05.13.21: The Texas Department of State Health Services has notified vaccine providers that they should begin to administer the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to adolescents from 12 to 15 years old, in line with federal guidance. The notice comes after the Food and Drug Administration authorized the vaccine for adolescents on 05.10.21, and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommended it for that age group on 05.12.21.
05.10.21: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Monday expands the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to included adolescents from 12 to 15. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s vaccine advisory committee meets on Wednesday to review the vaccine for adolescents and is expected to approve the expansion. In anticipation of the expansion of the emergency use authorization last week, the Texas Department of State Health Services sent a letter to more than 3,000 pediatric providers enrolled in the Texas Vaccines for Children Program as well as to the Texas Medical Association, Texas Pediatric Society and other provider groups inviting them to enroll in the COVID-19 Vaccine Program. FACT SHEET FOR RECIPIENTS AND CAREGIVERS
Walgreens pharmacies in Central Texas are now offering same day COVID-19 vaccine appointments to residents 16 and older. Appointments may be made online or by calling a Walgreens phone scheduler at 1-800-Walgreens.
First and second doses of the Pfizer vaccine are available at the vaccination site operated by Curative at Leo Buckley Stadium in Killeen, which is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. Appointments are required and may be made online.
The Waco-McLennan County Health will offer Moderna vaccinations starting Thursday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. every Thursday in May at the Waco Convention Center. The clinic is open to residents 18 and older. Walk-ins are welcome. Appointments may be made online, or by calling (254) 750-1890. The Moderna vaccine will also be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Fridays through May at the Convention Center. The one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be available from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays.
TEXAS PUBLIC HEALTH VACCINE SCHEDULER Register online and you’ll be notified by text or email when and where to get the vaccine. If you don’t have internet access, then call (833) 832-7067.
TEXAS VACCINE DASHBOARD shows the number of vaccinations administered in each Texas county
TEXAS VACCINE PROVIDER MAP shows providers with supplies of vaccine
UNITEDHEALTHCARE VACCINE LOCATOR Search for vaccination providers by Zip Code.
VACCINEFINDER is a free, online service where you can search for locations that offer vaccinations. The site, operated by epidemiologists and software developers at Boston Children’s Hospital in conjunction with the CDC, Harvard Medical School and Castlight, works with partners such as clinics, pharmacies, and health departments to provide accurate and up-to-date information about vaccination services.
INDEPENDENTLY ADMINISTERED VACCINE AVAILABILITY MAP filters only most up-to-date vaccine dose reports
TEXAS VACCINE INFORMATION provides general information about vaccines and the state’s vaccination plan
CROWDSOURCED INFORMATION ABOUT VACCINATION SITES also provides information about providers with supplies of vaccine
CENTRAL TEXAS COUNTY AND HEALTH DISTRICT INFORMATION
In Bell County, anyone unable to make a vaccination appointment online may call the Bell County COVID-19 vaccination hotline starting Jan. 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at (254)-933-5203.
The City of Waco has activated its Public Information Hotline to allow residents who don’t have access to email or the internet to get the latest updates on testing sites, vaccine availability and other information related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The number is (254) 750-5606.
FREESTONE COUNTY: The City of Teague is receiving an allocation of the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine and plans to begin vaccinations on March 4. Appointments are required and may be made online.
CENTRAL TEXAS HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
Information about vaccinations through AdventHealth Central Texas in Killeen is available online or by calling 1-877-847-8747
ASCENSION PROVIDENCE HOSPITAL VACCINATION APPOINTMENTS or call 1-833-604-1626.
Appointments for vaccinations at Scott & White in Temple can be made through the BSW app or by calling 1-844-279-8222.
BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE MEDICAL CENTER MARBLE FALLS VACCINATION HUB Do not have to be a patient, but must sign up for MyBSWHealth account. Call 844-BSW-VACC for help.
Appointments for vaccination through Seton Medical Center Harker Heights may be made online or by calling (254) 680-6202.
CVS plans to begin offering vaccinations at some stores in Central Texas and around the state on Feb. 12. Appointments are required.
Walmart plans to begin offering vaccinations at some stores in Central Texas and around the state on Feb. 12. Appointments are required.
VACCINATION REGISTRATION SITES AND INFORMATION FOR OTHER TEXAS COUNTIES
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