Vaccination Sites in Champaign County
For homebound patients and those needing interpreter services: https://carle.org/Home/COVID-19-Resources/COVID-19-Vaccine-Information/county-information/Vaccine-Notification-Signup?county=Champaign&phase=Phase%201c
Visit www.vaccinefinder.org for available COVID-19 vaccination appointments at local pharmacies.
How to get tested
At home Covid-19 testing kits
As many of you may know the Biden Administration stated that they would ensure every home had access to in home testing kits. This was to be rolled out today but it popped up yesterday. Every home is eligible for 4 free kits. Individuals can sign up with the link below. Basic info is needed but there does need to be a stable home address added, which may prove challenging for some. Email is optional
The site also offers information on insurance reimbursements for at home tests, resources on free testing sites and frequently asked questions. This is another useful tool that clients may find useful in keeping themselves and their loved ones safe.
Testing at VCHD
Shield Saliva COVID19 Testing will be at the Health Department EVERY Tuesday & Wednesday
Time: 10am-6pm (Appointments will NOW be required – you can make an appointment by clicking on the link and registering: You will need a text number and an email address to receive your results. https://shieldilportal.pointnclick.com/login_login.aspx
To register, you will need the Agency Code: df5brbrj
Testing is FREE and is a PCR test
Per a previous announcement they are asking individuals to refrain from eating or drinking before the test.
Testing at DACC
Shield Saliva COVID19 Testing will be at DACC every Friday
To set an appointment: You must register through the app called Safer Community by Rokmetro
Time: 9am – 3:00pm
Location: Dr. Alice Marie Jacobs Hall (south of the Bremer Conference Center)
Who: Open to public, no appointment is needed. You will need to register once it is open. OSF Healthcare will be performing the testing
Testing is FREE and is a PCR test
Testing is also available in Vermilion County and in Champaign:
CVS and Walgreens – must make an appointment online
OSF Urgo – must be symptomatic
Carle – DRIVE THRU CLINIC at the Danville Fairchild Site
· M-F 8a-5p
· Saturday and Sunday 8a-1p.
How to get vaccinated
• Carle in Hoopeston and at the Village Mall: Please visit their website for more information: (https://carle.org/home/covid-19-resources/covid-19-vaccine-information/county-information ), Carle is moving their clinics to their Fairchild location. Clinics will also still be available at Carle Hoopeston as well.
Carle will also be offering Moderna covid-19 vaccine boosters to eligible patients: On-site Moderna booster vaccinations will begin on Nov. 1 and will be offered each Monday and Tuesday at Carle Danville on Fairchild. Appointments will be available to staff, alongside community members, by appointment through the COVID-19 Hotline at (217) 902-6100.
The Moderna booster is available 6 months after completion of the primary series for patients:
Aged 65 and older
Age 18+ who live in long-term care settings
Age 18+ who work or live in high risk setting
Age 18+ who have underlying medical conditions
• OSF: Please visit their website for more information: (https://www.osfhealthcare.org/covid19/vaccine/),
• Aunt Martha’s (https://www.auntmarthas.org/covid19resourcecenter/) At Aunt Martha’s, they are running the vaccine clinic on Fridays and have open slots for this week. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for appointment request.
• VA: www.danville.va.gov
• CVS in Hoopeston has Pfizer and can vaccinate 16+: www.cvs.com
• Walgreens in Danville has Pfizer and can vaccinate 16+: www.walgreens.com
• Meijer: https://clinic.meijer.com/
• Walmart: Walmart.com/COVIDvaccine
Eligibility for all counties: Anyone 5 years of age or older is eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine. Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are available to individuals age 18 and older. Parental consent is needed for anyone under the age of 18. Additionally anyone 12 years of age or older who has completed the primary Pfizer Covid -19 vaccine series is eligible for a booster after 5 months. Anyone 18 years of age or older who completed the primary series of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine is eligible for a booster. Similarly anyone 18 years old or older who received the J&J vaccine is eligible for a booster after at least 2 months.
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