Saginaw, MI COVID-19 Vaccines

COVID-19 vaccine: Saginaw sites that have it on hand

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Saginaw: 1. 316 S 4th Ave (989) 758-6000; 2. 4672 State St (989) 921-6222; 3. 8400 Gratiot Rd 989-781-6510; 4. 3360 Tittabawassee Rd 989-249-6010; 5. 3050 Bay Rd 989-792-9606; 6. 5050 Gratiot Rd 989-249-4215; 7. 1470 Tittabawassee Rd 989-754-8477;
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A dose of hope: Midland officials encouraged by news of COVID vaccine for ages 5+

Two local officials responded positively to Pfizer's announcement Monday morning that its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11. The vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech already is available for anyone 12 and older, according to the Associated Press. But with kids now back in school and the extra-contagious delta variant causing a huge jump in pediatric infections, many parents are anxiously awaiting vaccinations for their younger children.
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COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations on a rising trend across MI

FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue to climb across the state. ”I think all of us working in healthcare, we feel a little tired. Maybe more than a little. It’s been tough,” said Dr. Matthew Deibel, Medical Director for the Emergency Care Center at Covenant Healthcare in Saginaw.

Delta College hosting COVID-19 vaccine clinics through December

Delta College is again partnering with the Bay County Health Department to host drop-in COVID-19 vaccination clinics for students, faculty, staff and community members. The clinic, which uses the Pfizer vaccine, will be open every Friday from 10am-2pm beginning October 8 and continuing through December 17. It will be located in the southeast parking lot on the main campus and is operated by the Bay County Health Department with assistance from Delta faculty, staff and students. Use the Delta Road entrance to get to the main campus.

Saginaw Children’s Zoo animals getting COVID-19 vaccine

SAGINAW, MI — Otters, goats, monkeys and other residents of the Saginaw Children’s Zoo will receive the COVID-19 vaccine this month. “We are vaccinating to protect our animals,” said Saginaw Children’s Zoo Marketing Specialist Aimee Conversa. “This is to prevent the spread of COVID to animals, guests and, of course, our staff.”
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Reader wants MPS to implement vaccine, mask mandates

Midland Public Schools should implement a COVID-19 vaccine and mask mandate. Vaccines are the best way to protect against COVID-19. Masks are effective. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that all eligible people (currently, ages 12 and up) be vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine. CDC also recommends universal indoor masking by all students (age 2 and older), staff, teachers, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status.

Genesee County child convinces parents to get COVID-19 vaccine

FLINT, Mich - Research showed some people have cited the fact that the COVID-19 vaccines were not fully approved as the reason they weren't getting the shot. A covid-19 vaccine clinic was held today at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Many people at Tuesday's clinic were there to get...

Mid-Michigan reacts to FDA’s approval of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is now fully approved by the FDA for use in people ages 16 and older, putting it on the same level of regulation as other vaccines. More companies, universities and local governments are expected to make getting a COVID-19 vaccine mandatory now that it has been fully approved.
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Midland medical director optimistic about Pfizer vaccine approval

Cathy Bodnar, Midland County Department of Public Health medical director, welcomed the news of the Food and Drug Administration giving full approval of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine on Monday. Bodnar hopes the update builds more confidence in the county’s unvaccinated and not fully vaccinated populations to get the shot. She encourages...