Austin, TX Vaccines

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...
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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...
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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.

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 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.

Clinical trial for RSV vaccine is recruiting adults to participate

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Researchers are ready to test possible vaccine candidates for the respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, in a clinical trial. Benchmark Research is recruiting adults over 18 for RSV vaccine clinical trials. The research institute previously conducted clinical trials of several coronavirus vaccines. Dr. Laurence Chu, principal investigator...

Vaccines won’t impact your pregnancy but getting COVID-19 could, doctors say

AUSTIN (KXAN) — People who are pregnant are more likely to suffer serious illness from COVID-19 than those who are not, and Austin hospitals are seeing that play out front and center. Dr. Desmar Walkes, the Austin-Travis County health authority, alongside other local and national health leaders, say complications can...
Austin American-Statesman

Pflugerville offers walk-up COVID-19 vaccination site at Public Library

The city of Pflugerville will begin offering a walk-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic in partnership with Austin Public Health on Wednesdays only. In an announcement on Tuesday, city officials said the clinic will be available at the Pflugerville Public Library, 1008 W. Pfluger St., from 2 to 7 p.m. MORE: Pflugerville...

City of Pflugerville and APH to offer vaccination at the Library

For questions regarding the clinic, visit Austin Public Health's website or contact them at 3-1-1 or 512-974-2000. *Please note the clinic will not be available September 15. How many COVID-19 cases are there in Pflugerville? In Texas?. The City receives information from Austin Public Health on COVID-19 cases. The Travis...
CBS Austin

ACL Fest offering 2nd weekend single-day wristbands at Q2 Stadium vaccination clinic

AUSTIN, Texas — Austin City Limits Music Festival is now offering a second round of free single-day admission wristbands for their second weekend in exchange for receiving a vaccine shot against COVID-19. ACL Fest announced via Twitter and Facebook Wednesday morning they will host a second vaccination event at the Q2 Stadium this Friday, Sept. 10 for those looking to get into a single day event for Weekend 2.