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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: April 15, 2021

April 15, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on Wednesday, April 14 2021: 1,091 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 58,529 Community member fully-vaccinated at AH Vaccination Clinics: 26,859 Large on-campus Vaccination Clinics All clinics still require appointments . Go vaccinate.augustahealth.com to view the links and schedule an appointment. Information about new clinics, the links and the criteria for each link, are posted as...Continue Reading

Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: April 9, 2021

April 9, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Two significant milestones for community vaccination were achieved this week: On Tuesday, April 6, Augusta Health celebrated the administration of 50,000 doses of vaccine. Today, Friday, April 9, marks the full vaccination of 25,000 community members through Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics. As Augusta Health’s large community Vaccination Clinics at the on-campus location continue, smaller community-based clinics continue to address the specific needs of those who...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 31, 2021

March 31, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on Tuesday, March 30, 2021: 1,224 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 47,168 Through March 30, 21,492 Central Shenandoah Health District residents have been fully vaccinated at clinics provided by Augusta Health. Augusta Health’s large community Vaccination Clinics will continue this week through Thursday, and then will take a brief pause for the holiday weekend. Next week will be a...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 25, 2021

March 25, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on Wednesday, March 24, 2021: 1,102 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 44,282 More than 20,000 Central Shenandoah Health District residents have been fully vaccinated at clinics provided by Augusta Health. Pilot Vaccination Program for Homebound Patients On Wednesday, March 24, Augusta Health began a pilot program to vaccinate homebound patients through the Palliative Care staff. A...Continue Reading

Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 22, 2021

March 22, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on Friday, March 19, 2021: 1,477 Doses given on Sunday, March 21, 2021: 352 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 40,872 More than 18,000 Central Shenandoah Health District residents have been fully vaccinated at clinics provided by Augusta Health. Vaccination Clinics On Friday, March 19, Augusta Health and its staff and volunteers set a new record one-day vaccination total as they...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 19, 2021

March 19, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on March 18, 2021: 1094 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 39,043 Vaccination Clinics It’s been a very busy week at Augusta Health’s expanded Vaccination Clinics, and the pace will continue to pick up through the next week. As large, public Vaccination Clinics continued on the Augusta Health campus during the week of March 15, many off-campus efforts were conducted throughout the...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 12, 2021

March 12, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on March 11, 2021: 696 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 34,812 As we receive direction from the CSHD, vaccination criteria are changed. Links are updated daily to reflect those changes. Beginning with the clinic on Monday, March 15 , criteria for vaccination will be expanded. Criteria will be: Healthcare workers All age 65+ Age 35-64 with underlying health conditions All essential...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 10, 2021

March 10, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. Current Vaccination Dose Count at Augusta Health: Doses given on March 9, 2021: 1,083 Total doses given at Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: 33,236 As we receive direction from the CSHD, vaccination criteria are changed. Links are updated daily to reflect those changes. Beginning with the clinic on Thursday, March 11, age criteria for those with underlying medical conditions will lower to age 45-64 with underlying medical conditions. Currently, Augusta Health's...Continue Reading

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Vaccinating Vulnerable Communities: Making sure we can all be immunized

March 9, 2021

Since January, Augusta Health has worked in partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD) to vaccinate community members. It’s been a massive effort, and one that requires precise and considerable planning, resulting in more than 30,000 seniors and essential workers having received at least one dose of vaccine by the end of the first week of March. While most in the community are able to attend the Community Clinics on the Augusta Health campus, a percentage of the community is not. Augusta Health and CSHD also work together to vaccinate the most vulnerable area residents. “...Continue Reading

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Augusta Health Vaccine Clinic Update: March 08, 2021

March 8, 2021

In partnership with the Central Shenandoah Health District (CSHD), Augusta Health continues community vaccinations for COVID-19. It’s been a week of firsts at the Augusta Health Vaccination Clinics: The first Drive-Thru Clinic for those with mobility challenges was held on Thursday, March 4 at the Waynesboro Urgent Care/Assessment Center. The pilot process was successful, and nearly 200 people received their first dose of Pfizer vaccine. The first doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine was given at the on-campus Vaccination Clinic on Friday, March 5. All three available vaccines—Pfizer,...Continue Reading

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