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COVID-19 Vaccine Available for those 75+

PRESS RELEASE SCCHD COVID Vaccine Update 1-21-2021_Page_1

St. Clair County will begin to schedule appointments to receive the COVID-19 Vaccine for the 1b population
beginning Monday, January 25th, 2021. The first notifications for appointments will go to people age 75 years
old and above. Individuals who meet 1a criteria are still eligible to receive vaccine.


You may be contacted directly from the St. Clair County Health Department or by one of the Provider Partners
– HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Memorial Hospital/BJC or SIHF Touchette Hospital – by email, text message
or a phone call to set an appointment. The number of available appointments is dependent upon the quantity of
vaccine available. Appointment availability will be updated as more vaccine received. PLEASE
DO NOT CALL THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT OR PARTNER PROVIDERS FOR APPOINTMENTS.
You will be contacted with instructions on how and when to set an appointment.


Following CDC guidelines for vaccinating priority populations, Walgreens in Fairview Heights will also be
offering COVID-19 vaccine to individuals in Phase 1b starting January 25th, 2021. You MUST sign up for an
appointment on their website: www.walgreens.com/covid19vac

We ask that everyone please be patient. St. Clair County is working to distribute vaccine as soon as it is available.
We continue to encourage people to sign up on the St. Clair County “Vaccine Notification Form” for notification of when the vaccine is available for your group:

https://www.co.st-clair.il.us/departments/health-department/covid-19-information/vaccine-notification

If you do not have access to the internet or need assistance signing up for Vaccine Notification, please call 618-
825-4447 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 10 am and 2 pm. If you reach a recording, please
leave your name and contact phone number and someone will call you back. If you signed up to be notified but
have received the vaccine from another source, you DO NOT need to call or notify to taken off the list.
For up to date information, visit their website: https://www.co.st-clair.il.us/departments/health-department and follow
them on Social Media: Facebook: @SCC.HealthDepartment Twitter: @stclairhealth.

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For St. Clair County daily COVID-19 updates, join St. Clair County (SCC) Emergency Management Agency (EMA)
and St. Clair County Health Department (SCCHD) at 3:30 pm daily, Monday-Sunday, on Facebook live
@stclaircoilema. Many of their posts are also posted or shared on our Village Facebook page.

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