AUGUSTA HEALTH COVID AND VACCINE UPDATE: 20 June 2022

Current number of vaccination doses in Augusta Health:

  • Total doses given at Augusta health vaccination clinics: 118,725
  • Community members fully vaccinated at AH vaccination clinics: 47 586
  • Boosters: 27,643
  • Children aged 5-11 years: 3339

Current situation with COVID

The CDC reports that the community level of COVID-19 in Augusta County is Low. Please do not forget:

  • Wear a mask – people with symptoms, a positive COVID-19 test or exposure to someone with COVID should wear a mask to protect others;
  • Get tested for COVID-19 if you have symptoms;
  • Stay up to date with vaccinations;
  • Wash your hands and distance yourself.

Masking is mandatory in all Augusta health facilities. The restrictions of the new rules for visiting are in force from June 20, 2022 at 8:00 am. Available on: https://www.augustahealth.com/patients-visitors/visitor-resources/visiting-information/

The daily COVID-19 count at Augusta Health remains stable in 5 to 10 patients. Our current stationary census of COVID-19 is 5, with one COVID-related death in the last week. In the 24 hours before 9:00 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 18 new positive cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed at Augusta Health testing points. A total of 108 cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed this week.

COVID-19 testing is available at every Augusta Health Emergency Center.

The MABS (Monoclonal Antibody) Infusion Clinic, located at the Waynesboro Emergency Center, is open Monday and Thursday (a doctor’s referral is required).

The percentage of positive results in the Augusta Health tests for the week of June 5-11 was 15.9%. For the week of May 29 – June 4, the percentage was 25.9%. For the month of May the percentage is 22.1%.

Vaccination conditions
PLEASE SAVE A VACCINE OR BUSTER in vaccinate.augustahealth.com. Please bring your COVID vaccination record card to the re-treatment meeting.

The eligibility criteria for each type of vaccine and the time required for the third and fourth doses are explained in https://vaccinate.augustahealth.com/vaccine-appointments/.

If you have questions about eligibility, please call Augusta Health Vaccination Call Center at 540.332.5122.

Vaccinations in primary care offices
Vaccinations against COVID-19 continue Augusta Medical Group primary care offices. Patients who prefer to receive a vaccination or booster from their GP should contact their doctor’s office to be scheduled in the next available vaccination appointment block.

Community clinics

Non-governmental organizations wishing to partner with the Augusta Health Vaccination Clinic can contact [email protected] for more information on the requirements.

Large primary / emergency vaccination clinics in Waynesboro
The address is 201 Lew Dewitt Boulevard in Waynesboro.

Please make an appointment for these clinics.
Go to vaccinate.augustahealth.com to see the connections and schedule an appointment. Information about new clinics, connections and criteria for each connection are published as available. The upcoming clinics are:

  • Tuesday, June 21: Pfizer from 15:00 to 18:00 for those aged 5-11.

The first dose and the second dose are available for those aged 5-11 years. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 5-11 years. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering

  • Friday, June 24: Pfizer and Moderna Clinics from 9 a.m. to noon for people over 12.

First dose, second dose and booster dose are available for those 12 years of age and older. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 12-17 years. Those aged 18 and over can get any vaccine. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering.

  • Wednesday, June 29: Pfizer and Moderna Clinics from 15:00 to 18:00 for persons aged 12 and over.

First dose, second dose and booster dose are available for those 12 years of age and older. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 12-17 years. Those aged 18 and over can get any vaccine. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering.

  • Friday, July 1: Pfizer and Moderna Clinics from 9 a.m. to noon for people over 12.

First dose, second dose and booster dose are available for those 12 years of age and older. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 12-17 years. Those aged 18 and over can get any vaccine. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering.

  • Wednesday, July 6: Pfizer and Moderna Clinics from 9 a.m. to 12 noon for those 12 and older.

First dose, second dose and booster dose are available for those 12 years of age and older. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 12-17 years. Those aged 18 and over can get any vaccine. A guardian’s parent must be present to consent to the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering.

  • Friday, July 8: Pfizer and Moderna Clinics from 9 a.m. to 12 noon for people 12 and older.

First dose, second dose and booster dose are available for those 12 years of age and older. Only Pfizer vaccine is available for those aged 12-17 years. Those aged 18 and over can get any vaccine. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for the vaccination of a child under 18 years of age. Please check the criteria before registering.

Vaccination Call Center
Not everyone has access to the Internet. Others just have questions. For assistance, call Augusta Health Vaccination Call Center at 540.332.5122. The call center is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to answer questions and help schedule vaccination appointments.

We appreciate our ongoing partnership with CSHD as we work together to provide vaccines to everyone in the community who needs them.

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