City of Framingham: All Slots Secured For Feb. 6 COVID Vaccine Clinic

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The following is a press release from the City.

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FRAMINGHAM – Late Thursday, the City confirmed it had Secured 300 Doses of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine for Framingham Residents 75 years of age and older and immediately began planning for a vaccination clinic Saturday, February 6, (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.) at Keefe Vocational Technical High School, 750 Winter Street, Framingham, MA 01702:

While City was setting up the clinic on the State’s website, late Thursday night, individuals who were viewing available clinics, were able to register for the Framingham clinic. Because this is a new system, it was unclear that the appointments would appear live as the City added to the site.

At this time, all appointments have been secured. All registrants are reviewed to ensure they are eligible – 75 and older and reside in Framingham. The City will continue to host ongoing clinics as vaccines are available.

Weekly, municipalities can request vaccines from the State (100-300 doses a week). For the February 6 clinic, the City will vaccinate 300 residents who live in the City of Framingham, who are age 75 years or older regardless of immigration status.

Pre-registration for this vaccination clinic is required. At this time, all appointment slots have been secured.

INSTRUCTIONS:
• Bring a government-issued form of identification.
• Arrive no more than 10 minutes before your appointment.
• Wear a mask and practice social distancing at all times.
• PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE BUILDING BEFORE THE TIME OF YOUR APPOINTMENT. We
will not be able to admit patients early. Please follow the signage for entry.
• Wear clothing that allows ease of access to the upper arm.

• Expect to be at the vaccination site for about 30 minutes— from the time you check-in
until your post-shot observation period ends. This includes a mandatory 15-30 minute
wait after you have been vaccinated.

Please do not show up at the clinic unless you have a confirmed appointment. Every Friday, the City will provide details regarding the next clinic and the number of doses received from the State.

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