Immunocompromised? Here's where to find a third COVID-19 vaccine dose in Tennessee August 17, 2021 The FDA has approved third dose shot, called "booster shots," of the Covid vaccine for immunocompromised people. The Tennessean released a guide to finding third dose sites across the state. Read full article.
FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine August 23, 2021 The FDA has approved the Pfizer vaccine for people ages 16 and older. From the FDA: "FDA-approved vaccines undergo the agency’s standard process for reviewing the quality, safety and effectiveness of medical products." Read full press release. More
Tennessee resumes most vaccine outreach to minors paused after GOP backlash Jul 24, 2021 Approximately a week after the state announced they were going to halt vaccine outreach to minors, they're walked back that decision. Read full article. More Stories
FREE In-Home COVID-19 Vaccines for Seniors & Tennesseans with Disabilities Jul 19, 2021 A Partnership with the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability (TCAD) & Home Health Agencies What is this program: Seniors and Tennesseans with disabilities (over the age of 18) can now get a free COVID-19 vaccine in their own home!
As Tennessee halts vaccine outreach to kids, Nashville youth still get COVID-19 shots Jul 16, 2021 | Meghan Mangrum | Tennessean Tennessee halts vaccine outreach to kids for all vaccinations, including COVID-19 vaccines. Nashville continues vaccination efforts, but other areas of the state often rely more heavily on state direction, which could create