What We Know About COVID-19 Vaccination Distribution
We recognize your commitment to stop the spread of COVID-19 and are working diligently to assist in protecting our patients and community. However, Boice-Willis Clinic does not yet have the COVID-19 Vaccines and is awaiting approval to receive and distribute the vaccine from The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS). The vaccine is being distributed to local communities as outlined in the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) COVID-19 Vaccination Plan submitted for CDC approval.
At the current time, North Carolina is now vaccinating anyone over the age of 65 and front-line workers. Below are a few resources for you to utilize and share with friends and family,
Call the following Resources for an appointment:
UNC Nash PN offices - (985)-215-5485 Monday through Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.
Nash County Health Department - any resident 65 or older can call the Nash County Senior Center and request to be put on the waiting list, once they know how many doses, they are receiving each week, they will call the persons from the waiting list to schedule an appointment. You do not have to be a Nash County resident. The number for the COVID Hotline is 252-462-2079
Edgecombe County Health Department COVID Hotline: 252-462-2079.
Carolina Family Health (appointments are required): 252-243-1257
Wilson County Health Department: 252-360-0500
We appreciate your motivation to get vaccinated. Thank you for your understanding and continued support.
What We Can All Do Now.
Being proactive and embracing COVID-19's unpredictability can be key to maintaining your health until the vaccine is available for everyone. In the meantime, practice social distancing, remembering the 3Ws, Wear, Wait, and Wash.
Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines
To date, millions of people in the United States have received COVID-19 vaccines under the most intense safety monitoring in US History. The CDC has listed answers to commonly asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccination and recommends you get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible.