COVID Vaccine and Testing Information

COVID VACCINE INFORMATION:

At this time, everyone age 12 and older is eligible for vaccination according to the Alabama Department of Public Health Guidelines. An appointment can easily be scheduled by clicking below.

Click here to view the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet for Recipients and Caregivers 8.23.2021

Who Should Consider a Third Shot (Booster) of COVID-19 Vaccine?

Currently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommending that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional (third) dose. This includes people who have:

Currently, the CDC does not recommend additional doses or booster shots for any other population at this time.

Talk to your healthcare provider about your medical condition, and whether getting an additional dose is appropriate for you.

You may also receive your vaccine without an appointment. Just visit one of the locations listed below during regular operating hours to receive your vaccination. Click the links for important information including directions to the vaccine locations:

Need to cancel or reschedule your vaccine appointment request?

To cancel or reschedule your COVID vaccine or COVID testing appointment, please call 205-975-1881.

COVID TESTING INFORMATION:

If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms and would like to be tested, please call 205-975-1881. If you meet the screening criteria, you will be provided an appointment at our drive-through testing center. You must have an appointment for COVID-19 testing.

Click here to view the CDC V-Safe vaccine information sheet.

Are you pregnant? If so, you could be eligible to participate in the CDC Epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 in Pregnancy and Infancy (ESPI) Vaccine Substudy. UAB researchers are working with the CDC to understand more about the effect of COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy for mom and baby. Additionally we are looking for non-pregnant reproductive age women as a comparison group. Monetary compensation up to $100 is provided for your time. If interested, please email or call for more information. UABESPI@uabmc.edu (205) 934-1322.

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