IRMC is now administering the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to anyone age 12 and above. 3rd immunization of the vaccine now offered to individuals who are eligible.
Upcoming vaccine clinics
Tues, October 19: 10 am - 5:30 pm, Kovalchick Convention & Athletic Complex, Indiana
Thurs, October 21: 5 pm - 7 pm at 3rd Thursday's Event, IRMC Park, Indiana
Tues, October 26: 10 am - 4 pm, Kovalchick Convention & Athletic Complex, Indiana
*Please note, the scheduled Drive Thru Clinics at IRMC will now be held at the KCAC.
Here's what you should know:
- At this time, additional (3rd) immunization of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is recommended for any and all individuals who have completed their primary series of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at least six months ago and (1) who are 65 years or older; (2) who are 18 years or older and are residents in long term care settings; (3) who are 18 years or older with underlying medical conditions as described in CDC clinical guidance and in accordance with the CDCs recommendation; or (4) who are 18 years or older with increased risk of getting COVID-19 disease due to occupational or institutional exposure, such as frontline essential workers and healthcare workers as described in and in accordance with CDC’s recommendation.
- The vaccine is free, however, if you have health insurance, your insurance company may be billed an administration fee. There is no out of pocket cost and the vaccine is provided regardless of health insurance coverage.
- Anyone between ages 12-17 must have signed consent from parent/guardian (for first or second dose).
- Please bring your immunization card to your appointment.
- Free parking is available in the Stadium South lot on IUP campus. Drive through option available for handicap patients on the Wayne Avenue side of the KCAC.
Where can I find more information about the vaccine (like symptoms, side effects, travel, etc.)?
Information about the vaccine can be found on the CDC website.
I recently had COVID-19, what should I know?
Here are answers to commonly asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination. CDC also has information for busting common vaccine myths. It is recommended that you wait 90 days to receive the vaccine. Please consult with your physician.