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EHS vaccinating 1A Group

SPRINGFIELD -- Effingham Health System has started vaccinating the 1A+ Group, which includes persons 65 and older, and their caregivers. There is no cost to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.  


Effingham Hospital Retail Pharmacy: Call 912-754-0283 (10 a.m.-6 p.m) to schedule an appointment. We are in the process of calling those already on our waiting list to schedule their appointments.

Vaccine Clinics: Beginning Jan. 25, EHS will also hold larger-scale vaccine clinics (by appointment only). Call the Retail Pharmacy at 912-754-0283 (10 a.m.-6 p.m.) to schedule an appointment. Location is the medical office building located on the Effingham Hospital campus

. Clinic dates/times:

  • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday Clinics: from 3 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • Two Saturdays a month: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Effingham Family Medicine: will also begin vaccinating patients who meet the 1A+ criteria Monday. Call your provider’s office to schedule an appointment with it.