Where in Central Texas can you get a pediatric COVID-19 vaccine?

Austin, Texas The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will ship Pfizer’s pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to more than 900 suppliers in 155 Texas counties in the coming week.

The CDC will supply 1,010,700 doses of the vaccine to vaccine providers in Texas, and 349,200 doses will be delivered to pharmacies in the federal pharmacy program to vaccinate children between the ages of 5 and 11, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

More than 400,000 doses of the vaccine have already arrived and 162,000 are expected to arrive today, with delivery of the full amount set to continue next week.

A list of providers receiving the pediatric vaccine is available on the DSHS website.

“Vaccinating children between the ages of 5 and 11 helps protect all Texans from COVID-19,” said Dr. John Hellerstedt, DSHS Commissioner. “Twenty-two Texas children between the ages of 5 and 11 have died from complications from COVID-19, and 118 have been diagnosed with Childhood Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome. The pediatric vaccine will help further reduce the spread of disease and reduce the rare but serious complications.” of COVID-19 in this age group.”

There are approximately 2.9 million children ages 5 to 11 in Texas.

Texas health officials say they are ready for pediatric COVID-19 vaccines

Children under the age of 12 have not yet been able to receive the vaccination against the coronavirus, but that is about to change.

Here are the Central Texas providers expected to receive doses:

Province of Travis

Austin Public Health Seton Medical Center Austin Lamar Plaza Drug StoreTarrytown Pharmacy Southwest Pediatric Associates – AustinWildflower Pediatrics Austin Regional Clinic – Far WestAustin Regional Clinic – Southwest Austin Public Health Immunization Program People’s Community Clinic – Austin 2 Austin Regional Clinic – South Grow Pediatrics And Adolescent Medicine, PLLCFamily Wellness Clinic Ut Austin School of Nursing Austin Diagnostic Clinic Travel Clinic Dell Childrens Medical Center of Central Texas Texas Neurorehabilitation Center Austin Regional Clinic – Quarry Lake 411 Pediatrics Austin Regional Clinic – Anderson Mill Austin Regional Clinic – Wilson Parke Schoolhouse Pediatrics South Austin Medical Clinic PLLC. Ellias PediatricsBee Caves Pediatrics – Austin Austin Children’s Clinic One MedicalElissa Gonzalez, MD, PLLC.Pediatric Associates Of Austin38th Street Pharmacy East Austin Medicine Shop Vina Pharmacy Specialty Apothecary Group LLC Lake Hills Pharmacy Texas Specialty Car For Children e- Austin ARC East 7th CommUnityCare Health and Wellness Clinic Shots for Toddlers Far South Shots for Toddlers St Johns Carousel Pediatrics Wm Cannon Carousel Pediatrics Ed Bluestein CommunityCare East AustinCommUnityCare – Rosewood Zaragosa Central Texas Allied Health Institute Austin Regional Clinic – Bee Cave Bee Caves Pediatrics – Lakeway Austin Regional Clinic – Manor Austin Regional Clinic Kelly Lane Austin – Pflugerville Regional Clinic

Williamson County

Cedar Park Ped Family Med 2 Cedar Park Pediatric and Family Medicine – 2 Cedar Park Pediatrics Family Emergency Rooms Cedar Park Austin Regional Clinic – Cedar Park North Austin Pediatrics Cedar Park Georgetown Pediatrics Chisholm Trail Pediatrics Austin Regional Clinic – Georgetown Austin Regional Clinic – Hutto North Austin Pediatrics Regional Clinic Leander Austin – Leander Treehouse Regional Clinic of Pediatrics Austin – Round Rock Regional Clinic Austin – Sendero Springs WCCHD Round Rock

Hays County

Austin-Buda Regional Clinic Dripping Springs Pharmacy Austin Regional Clinic – Dripping Springs Austin Regional Clinic – Kyle Austin Regional Clinic – Center Street Kyle ER & Christ Santa Rosa Hospital – San Marcos Hospital

Bastrop County

A+ Life Style Medical Group

Caldwell County

Lockhart Family Practice Lockhart Family Practice Center

Burnet County

Lee County

Fayette County

Pharmacist of medical staff

Milam County

LHD Milam County Health Department (RE)

The pediatric vaccine has a different formulation than the vaccine approved for adults, so it’s important to look for suppliers who have received the pediatric vaccine when vaccinating children in this age group, according to DSHS.

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