Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Fort Worth: 1. 3563 Alton Rd 817-548-1516; 2. 8615 S Hulen St #115 (682) 708-3499; 3. 6431 McCart Ave (817) 263-8070; 4. 4400 Basswood Blvd (817) 605-1218; 5. 3501 Alta Mere Dr (817) 763-5133; 6. 8560 S Hulen St
FORT WORTH, Texas - Tarrant County health leaders are targeting a single zip code where less than 40% of eligible people are vaccinated against COVID-19. A new six-lane vaccine clinic opened in zip code 76119, where it’s needed the most in Tarrant County. "The target zip code is 76119," said...
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Six United Airlines employees, five of whom live in Dallas-Fort Worth, claimed in a lawsuit filed Tuesday the airline is discriminating against them through the company’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The Chicago-based airline announced on Aug. 6 that all employees would be required to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by Sept. 27....
Immunocompromised patients are eligible for a third-shot booster starting 28 days after they received their second dose of an mRNA vaccine such as Moderna or Pfizer.
A total of 220 patients were vaccinated on the first day of a new multi-lane drive-thru clinic that opened Tuesday in south Fort Worth. The site is operated by the City of Fort Worth. Third-shot COVID-19 booster vaccines for immunocompromised patients, along with first and second doses for all people...
FORT WORTH (WBAP/KLIF) – Third-shot COVID-19 booster vaccines for immunocompromised patients, along with first and second doses for all people 12 years of age and older, are available without charge 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center in south Fort Worth. The drive-thru clinic is administered by...
A slow trickle of North Texas companies announced COVID-19 vaccine mandates over the last few months, and the deadlines for employees to get jabbed are rapidly approaching. Only 8% of companies surveyed by the Dallas Regional Chamber in early August are requiring vaccines for employees to return to office, although that number will likely increase following a federal vaccine mandate for private employers with 100 or more workers announced Sept. 9.
Third-shot COVID-19 booster vaccines for immunocompromised patients along with first and second doses for all people 12 years of age and older are available without charge from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center, 5201 C.A. Roberson Blvd. in Fort Worth, city and county officials announced this...
Third-shot COVID-19 booster vaccines for immunocompromised patients, along with first and second doses for all people 12 years of age and older, are available without charge 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center, 5201 C.A. Roberson Blvd. in south Fort Worth. The drive-thru clinic is administered by...
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New this week: Third-shot COVID-19 booster vaccines for immunocompromised patients, along with first and second doses for all people, are available without charge 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday at Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center, 5201 C.A. Roberson Blvd. in south Fort Worth. The City of Fort Worth continues to host COVID-19...
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Rayy Ball is one of 1.2 million Texans who have not returned for their second COVID-19 vaccine dose more than 90 days after their first shot. The Tarrant County resident has moved twice in the last few months from one precarious living situation to another and transportation can sometimes be a problem.Back in March, Ball had an appointment scheduled for the Moderna vaccine, but decided to take the Johnson & Johnson one-shot because it meant not returning for a second appointment.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
For many, the one bright spot in 2020 was the development of several vaccines that could bring the Covid-19 pandemic under control. Seventy years ago, the country was in a similar state of alarm, as an unexpected surge in polio cases threatened children and young adults. Polio couldn’t be cured, just treated. At its height, the disease disabled more than 35,000 people per year in the United States.
Vaccine breakthrough of COVID-19 has impacted less than 1% of fully vaccinated Garland residents, according to data from the city and Dallas County. The Garland Health Department has reported 668 vaccine breakthrough cases so far, impacting only 0.67% of fully vaccinated Garland residents, city and county data shows. 98,249 Garland...
A week after President Biden announced a new federal vaccine mandate covering as many as 100 million Americans, it remained unclear how North Texas’ cultural sector would be affected, leaving the region’s largest museums and ensembles to wait for more guidance, or in some cases, take matters into their own hands.
Editor’s note: This is the latest information reported by Collin County, Denton County, Plano ISD and the state of Texas through their public reports and dashboards. More than 66% of the estimated population in three of the six main ZIP codes in Plano have been fully vaccinated, according to totals from the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 1,000 new cases and 16 deaths on Wednesday. Nearly 2 million people in Texas are overdue for a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, WFAA reports. Over 11% of people who received their first dose haven’t gotten a second shot in the recommended time frame. Dr. James McDeavitt, the executive vice president and dean of clinical affairs at Baylor College of Medicine, says second-shot hesitancy is concerning as the highly contagious delta variant has sparked a new surge in cases, increase in hospitalizations and deaths.
As COVID-19 cases surge once again, our hard-working healthcare colleagues continue to make tremendous sacrifices to help keep our community healthy and safe. After 18 months and counting of battling this virus, I’m asking everyone in our community to join me in expressing our gratitude for the compassion and care provided by our local healthcare heroes.
The Tarrant County Commissioners Court discussed on Sept. 14 the possibility of a vaccine incentive program, and, after a presentation and discussion, there was no clear indication whether the program would be explored further. The proposal comes as county staff say 56% of Tarrant County residents age 12 and older...