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Vaccination sites closed near Mill Creek

Pharmacies show availability for eligible

 

Last updated 2/1/2021 at 10:12am

Photo courtesy of Seattle Times via DOH.

The Snohomish County Health District's Everett location for COVID-19 vaccines is closed Monday, Feb. 1. due to lack of supplies but area pharmacies are listing appointment availability.

Vaccination appointments are currently full at the Snohomish County Vaccine Taskforce mass vaccination sites. No additional appointments will be scheduled there on Monday, Feb. 1, but as more doses are available the health district will add more appointments.

The closure is expected to run through Feb. 2 for the Moderna vaccine, at that site, according to the health district website.

The health district expects to offer vaccination at the Arlington site Feb. 1 with the Pfizer vaccine, as long as doses are available.

For more information on future appointments through the health district mass vaccination sites, go to https://www.snohd.org/564/COVID-Vaccine-Info.

As of Feb. 1, phases 1a and 1b1 are eligible to make an appointment where supplies are available. Pharmacies and health care clinics are offering the vaccine: only by appointment and to the eligible.

According to the Snohomish County Health District, those eligible for vaccination as of Feb. 1 are as follows:

• Workers in health care settings;

• High-risk first responders;

• Residents and staff of nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and other community-based, congregate living settings where most individuals over

• All people 65 years or older;

• People 50 years or older who live in multigenerational households.

Pharmacies in the Mill Creek and Bothell area are listing appointment availability. If determined to be eligible, go to Bartell's, QFC, Fred Meyer, Walgreen's and other pharmacies to find out if appointments are available.

Western Washington Medical Group and Everett Clinic list availability for vaccine appointments for the Moderna vaccine.

Costco will be onboard too, as mentioned in a weekly meeting by Dr. Chris Spitters. But the company does not yet list available stock or appointments of the vaccines.

Eligibility can be determined here: https://www.findyourphasewa.org. Anyone eligible can schedule an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

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