It was solely three months in the past that Inside Well being’s telephone strains had been jammed as folks tried to e-book appointments for COVID-19 vaccines.
Now, COVID-19 vaccines are plentiful sufficient, and sufficient folks have been vaccinated that Inside residents can get a primary dose of a vaccine with out making an appointment in any respect.
The well being authority introduced Thursday it’s including drop-in hours at COVID-19 vaccine clinics for adults and teenagers.
COVID-19: Inside Well being launches cellular immunization clinics
The well being authority says the drop-in immunizations are for first doses solely, folks ready for a second dose shall be contacted when it’s their flip to e-book.
In Kelowna, drop-in vaccinations are occurring at Trinity Church corridor at 1905 Springfield Rd. between 4 p.m. and seven p.m. Monday to Thursday.
Full particulars of all of the drop-in clinics can be found right here.
Inside Well being launches cellular immunization clinics
The province stated on Thursday that 72 per cent of British Columbians over the age of 12 have had one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
The well being authority has been making an attempt to make it as straightforward as doable for residents to get their first dose of vaccine.
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This week it additionally launched two cellular drop-in clinics which are headed to areas removed from established clinics and to areas with decrease vaccination charges.
The schedule for the cellular clinics is out there right here.
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