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Public Well being opens registrations for COVID vaccinations for 65+ immediately

Residents must be 16 years or older to receive the Pfizer vaccine.

Suitable conditions for people under 65 years of age are: sickle cell anemia; Down syndrom; Cystic fibrosis; Muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy; Spina bifida; People with severe heart defects who need regular special treatment; People with severe type 1 diabetes who were hospitalized for this last year; Phenylketonuria, Tay-Sachs, and other rare, inherited metabolic disorders; Epilepsy with persistent seizures, hydrocephaly, microcephaly, and other severe neurological disorders; Turner syndrome, fragile X syndrome, Prader-Willi syndrome, and other serious genetic disorders; People with severe asthma who were hospitalized for this in the past year; Alpha and beta thalassemia; and candidates and recipients for organ transplants.

ExploreWhat to know about where to sign up for COVID-19 vaccines

What you need to know:

Participants must provide proof of age and a Montgomery County residence. Examples include driver’s license or photo ID, medical statement (including shot records), census records, U.S. passport, etc.

Participants can be accompanied by someone, but they cannot receive a vaccine during this clinic.

Participants will sit and be socially distant during the vaccination and recovery period

Public health staff are available to direct participants to the clinic area.

The vaccination is provided free of charge.

Parking is available at the Dayton Transportation Center, 200 S. Jefferson St.

Up-to-date information on future vaccination clinics can be found at www.phdmc.org

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