Florida Department of Health, Brevard County to Schedule Appointments for Moderna COVID-19 Vaccination Series
By Space Coast Daily // December 29, 2020
appointments starting Monday, January 4, 2021
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) will offer free, appointment-only COVID-19 vaccinations of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine starting Monday, January 4, 2021.
Appointments are available to:
– Those ages 65 and older
– Healthcare workers who provide direct patient care but who are not associated with a hospital system.
The appointment line, 321-454-7141, will be available to make COVID-19 vaccination appointments starting today (Tuesday, December 29, 2020) for the drive-through vaccination clinic at 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera.
Appointments will be scheduled beginning Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. Vaccinations will be administered Monday through Friday, between 1:15 p.m. and 4:15 p.m., until further notice.
A driver’s license or healthcare badge is required at time of appointment.
Please review the COVID Vaccine Fact Sheet and screening questions on the COVID-19 Vaccine Screening and Consent Form prior to your appointment. If you answer ‘yes’ to any screening questions, you will need to bring a doctor’s note to receive the COVID-19 vaccination.
Print and complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Screening and Consent Form to bring to the appointment for more efficient service.
The Moderna COVID-19 vaccination series is two doses, given one month apart. If you receive one dose of the Moderna vaccine, you should receive a second dose of the same vaccine one month later to complete the vaccination series. After vaccination, you will be asked to park nearby for 15 minutes to be monitored for adverse reactions. Please visit d “Moderna Facts and Privacy” at (LINK) for additional information on what to expect during and after the vaccination.
More information about the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine can be found HERE.
Everyone, including those who have received both doses of vaccine, should continue to follow CDC recommendations on wearing face coverings, social distancing, and practicing good hand hygiene.
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