Austin, TX COVID-19 Vaccines

CBS Austin

Two million Texans overdue for second COVID-19 vaccine

More than one million people in Texas are more than 90 days overdue for their second COVID-19 vaccine. That's according to the Department of State Health Services. About two million are at least more than 30 days overdue. “A few people that I spoke to yesterday had a bad experience...
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Free COVID-19 vaccination event at Circuit of the Americas

DEL VALLE, Texas - The Circuit of the Americas is hosting a free COVID-19 vaccination event. COTA and the Del Valle Community Coalition are hosting the event for the Del Valle community on September 19 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Austin Public Health will be onsite to offer free...

Austin Public Health and Travis County Partner with Community Organizations for COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics (9/17-9/20)

The vaccinations are free and the clinics are available to all eligible individuals without registration or appointments. Austin, TX – Austin Public Health (APH) and Travis County are partnering with local community organizations to provide FREE COVID-19 vaccination clinics around the county for events from Sep. 17 through Sep. 20. Clinics are...
Austin American-Statesman

Travis County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 63% of people fully vaccinated

Travis County has administered more than 1,560,795 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of Sept. 14, according to data from the Texas Department of State Health Services. That's up very slightly by 0.84% from the previous week's tally of 1,547,765 COVID-19 doses administered. In Travis County, 63% of people living...
San Marcos Daily Record

Nearly 37,000 San Marcos residents fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Vaccine clinics scheduled for upcoming SMHS football games. Nearly 37,000 San Marcos residents have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Monday, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services. The DSHS reports that 36,995 San Marcans living in zip codes 78666 and 78667 have been fully vaccinated against...
Austin American-Statesman

Circuit of the Americas hosts vaccination event Sunday for Del Valle residents

The Circuit of the Americas is partnering with the Del Valle Community Coalition to host a free vaccination event from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday. at the Circuit of the Americas. Austin Public Health will be onsite at 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd. to offer free vaccines to Del Valle residents ages 12 and older with no ID, insurance or appointment required. The event will include free food, beverages, live music and amusement park rides.

Austin area businesses react to Biden vaccine mandate

AUSTIN, Texas - Under a new order from President Biden, businesses nationwide with 10. 0 or more employees must mandate vaccinations or weekly testing. "It would easily affect hundreds of thousands of Texans," said Glenn Hamer, president, and CEO of the Texas Association of Business. Since the announcement, he said...

Austin doctors say pregnant individuals should vaccinate, seek monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19

Doctors at Austin hospitals are encouraging pregnant individuals to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and to seek monoclonal antibody treatment if they contract the virus. Since pregnant people are considered at higher risk for developing severe complications from COVID-19, they should prioritize getting vaccinated against the virus, Dr. Alison Cahill, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist for Ascension Seton and a professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Women's Health, told Community Impact Newspaper on Sept. 13.

COVID19 Vaccine Clinics and Testing in Elgin

COVID19 Testing Elgin Police Department 202 Depot Street. COVID19 Vaccine Clinics in Elgin every Thurs. & Fri. Sept. 9 thru Oct. 22 from 3-7pm at Fleming Community Center 802 N. Ave. C. Walk up clinic, No insurance or ID required. Free clinics offering the Pfizer vaccine are open to...

Over 60% of Hays County & 58% of Texans are now fully vaccinated

HAYS COUNTY, TEXAS – In Hays County, over 71% or 139,962 of 12 years and older, and in Texas, over 69% or 6,783,423 of people 12 years and older have received their initial first dose of vaccine. In addition, over 60% or 117,899 of Hays County 12 years and over,...
Austin American-Statesman

Austin companies, Texas groups try to sort out Biden's new COVID-19 vaccine mandate

After President Joe Biden announced sweeping new COVID-19 vaccine requirements, Austin companies are now trying to figure out what it means for them and how to move forward. Biden on Thursday ordered federal vaccine mandates for as many as 100 million Americans — private-sector employees as well as health care workers and federal contractors.