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Covenant Healthcare is offering a drive through booster vaccination clinic Tuesday, October 5 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Fashion Square Mall in Saginaw Township.
Residents who have received at least two doses from Pfizer vaccine within six months can receive the booster. This includes anyone age 65 or older, people ages 50 – 64 with underlying medical conditions, people ages 18 – 49 with underlying medical conditions based on an assessment of their risks and benefits and consultation with their medical provider, anyone 18 and older in a long-term care facility and workers ages 18 – 64 at increased risk to COVID-19 exposure due to their occupation.
Anyone aged 12 or older who has not yet received the vaccine is eligible for the first and second doses. There is no registration required. Please bring your photo ID and your vaccine card.
Covenant also reopened the COVID-19 test site at the mall. This summer, the site was closed due to low demand following a drop in coronavirus cases. Due to the infectious nature COVID-19, the demand for testing has increased in recent months.
The indoor driving test site is located in front the Sears auto building. mall. Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, who has had a recent exposure to the virus, or who needs to show proof of testing for upcoming travel, is eligible for the test. A physician’s order is required.
The Covenant COVID-19 Testing Center is operational Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. – noon. Sunday is the last day of operation.