Appointments for COVID-19 vaccines are welcome at our Cherryland Clinic on the following days for October 18 – 22.
CHERRYLAND VACCINE CLINIC HOURS:
Tuesday (10/19), Wednesday (10/20), and Thursday (10/21)
Time: 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson are available at Cherryland Clinic. Currently, Pfizer is the only vaccine that has been recommended by the CDC for a booster dose. Although boosters for both Moderna and J&J have been approved by the FDA, they are still waiting on the full recommendation by the CDC. When the CDC gives the full recommendation for the Moderna and J&J booster, we will offer appointments for those boosters as soon as possible.
THIRD DOSE INFORMATION:
*Currently, the CDC is recommending that anyone that is moderately to severely immunocompromised, who received the Moderna or the Pfizer vaccine series, receive an additional dose. This includes:
- Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the blood
- Received an organ transplant and are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
- Advanced or untreated HIV infection
- Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress your immune response
The third dose is recommended for the above list at least 28 days after completing the initial two doses. At this time, immunocompromised individuals that received the Pfizer vaccine are asked to SCHEDULE their third dose. If no appointments are currently available, please check back at a later time.
Anyone seeking an additional (or third) dose of the Moderna vaccine, please contact your primary care physician or visit a local pharmacy for a providing location. To find all available vaccine providers in your zip code click here.
BOOSTER DOSE FOR PFIZER VACCINE INFORMATION:
*Currently, the CDC approved a booster dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for select groups. The following groups are included in the CDC’s approval and recommendations:
- People 65 years and older and residents in long-term care settings – at least 6 months after completing the first two doses.
- People aged 50–64 years with underlying medical conditions – at least 6 months after completing the first two dosespeople aged 18–49 years with underlying medical conditions may receive a booster shot of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine – at least 6 months after completing the first two doses and based on their individual benefits and risks, and
- People aged 18-64 years who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional setting may receive a booster shot of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine – at least 6 months after completing the first two doses and based on their individual benefits and risks. Occupational and institutional risks include: healthcare workers, teachers, daycare staff, grocery workers, and other essential workers, along with people in shelters and prisons.
*Anyone seeking a booster of the Pfizer vaccine is asked to SCHEDULE here.
Where to Go
The Cherryland Clinic located at 1700 South Garfield Ave. Traverse City, is the GTCHD’s primary vaccination site in Grand Traverse County. We are also partnering with local businesses and agencies to host pop-up clinics in the area. Please check the weekly schedule (above) to find out where and when you can get a COVID-19 vaccine.
Please Keep Your Covid-19 Vaccination card for Your Records
Missing or lost cards can not be replaced at this time. The Grand Traverse County Health Department (GTCHD) is able to provide a Michigan Care Improvement Registry (MCIR) official vaccination report, which contains the same information, for those that no longer have a card. Please call GTCHD’s front desk to request a printed copy of your MCIR report. 231-995-6131. The reports can either be picked up in person (id required) or mailed to your home address.
Need more information on the COVID 19 Vaccine? Links below will help find you the information you need. If you are looking for alternative vaccine clinics, please use the Vaccine Finder to locate one close to you.