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SECOND DOSES ONLY WILL BE GIVEN AT THE BRISTOL DRAGWAY ON MARCH 5th AND 6TH FROM 9:00-3:00. THESE ARE FOR THE TEACHERS AND SCHOOL STAFF WHO RECIEVED THEIR VACCINE AT THE FEBRUARY 12th AND 13th VACCINATION EVENT.
THE KINGSPORT CIVIC AUDITORIUM SITE WILL BE CLOSED ON MARCH 5TH. IF SOMEONE WAS DUE FOR A SECOND DOSE ON MARCH 4TH THEY SHOULD RETURN ON MARCH 8TH AND IF DUE ON MARCH 5TH THEY SHOULD RETURN ON MARCH 9TH FROM 9:00-3:00.
If someone is due for a second dose on March 12th, they should return to the Dragway on March 9th or March 10th.
We ask for patience and understanding regarding our first dose vaccinations as those are dependent on our vaccine supply.
Appointments are now full at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium. Additional appointments will be announced when more vaccine is received. If you have booked an appointment and need transportation please follow this link for more information: Kingsport Transportation Options
FIRST DOSE INFORMATION:
These vaccinations are for Phase 1a1, Phase 1a2, and Phase 1b individuals, as well as those who are 65 and older. At this time having chronic health conditions (Phase 1c) does not qualify someone to receive the vaccine, UNLESS they are 65 years of age or older.
We can only vaccinate Phase 1a1, Phase 1a2, and Phase 1b individuals that either LIVE or WORK in Sullivan County or are a resident of Tennessee. We can only vaccinate those who are 65 and older who are residents of Tennessee.
Sullivan County Regional Health Department will be moving to Phase 1c on March 15th.
If you have received a vaccine recently you must wait at least 14 days before receiving a COVID-19 vaccine.
SECOND DOSE INFORMATION:
Due to vaccine allotment for second dose vaccines we cannot provide second doses for anyone who did not receive their first dose vaccine from Sullivan County Regional Health Department at the Bristol Dragway, Blountville Health Department, or the Kingsport Civic Auditorium.
Please return to the location where you received your first dose vaccination to receive your second dose.
If you received your first dose vaccine at the Bristol Dragway this is where you will return for your second dose of vaccine. There are no appointments required and you will drive through in your vehicle. After entering the Dragway there will be two separate lines for first and second doses. We receive separate allotments for first and second doses and will have sufficient vaccine for our second doses. These are reserved for those who received their vaccine from Sullivan County Regional Health Department. It is not necessary to arrive early for second doses.
If you received your first dose vaccine at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium this is where you will return for your second dose of vaccine.
Please do not return earlier than the date on your vaccine card, it is not recommended to receive your vaccine early.
It is important that those who received Moderna return on their due date if possible due to vaccine preparation.
BREASTFEEDING AND COVID-19 VACCINE INFORMATION:
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