Do I need insurance? What is the cost?
All patients are covered under the CARES act at no cost to the patient. All forms of insurance accepted and uninsured people are covered as well.
What happens during a vaccination visit?
You will be asked to provide your identification and health insurance, if applicable. A vaccination consent form will be provided to fill out. When the consent form is completed, you will be asked which vaccine you would like.
After your vaccination has been administered by our provider, you will be given back your identifications and a vaccination certificate card.
You will be asked to pull over into a designated parking spot for a 15 minute optional observation period before you may leave.
What happens after a vaccination visit?
Common side effects:
- - On the arm where you got the shot: Pain, Redness, Swelling
- - Throughout the rest of your body: Tiredness, Headache, Muscle pain, Chills, Fever, and Nausea
- - If you have pain or discomfort after getting your vaccine, talk to your doctor about taking an over-the-counter medicine, such as ibuprofen or acetaminophen.
To reduce pain and discomfort where you got the shot: Apply a clean, cool, wet washcloth over the area. Also, use or exercise your arm.
To reduce discomfort from fever: Drink plenty of fluids, Dress lightly.
In most cases, discomfort from fever or pain is normal.
Contact your doctor or healthcare provider: If the redness or tenderness where you got the shot increases after 24 hours. If your side effects are worrying you or do not seem to be going away after a few days.
Keep in mind, side effects may affect your ability to do daily activities, but they should go away in a few days. With some COVID-19 vaccines, you will need 2 shots in order to get the most protection.
You should get the second shot even if you have side effects after the first shot, unless a vaccination provider or your doctor suggests otherwise.You will only need 1 shot of the viral vector COVID-19 vaccine, Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine. It takes time for your body to build protection after any vaccination. COVID-19 vaccines that require 2 shots may not protect you until about two weeks after your second shot. For COVID-19 vaccines that require 1 shot, it takes about two weeks after vaccination for your body to build protection. To learn more please visit CDC guidelines link here