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Bi-County Health Now Administering Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine to Those Age 12 and Up

BENTON/MARION – The Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department is now administering the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to youth ages 12 and up after it was approved recently through an Emergency Use Authorization.

Johnson & Johnson and Moderna vaccines remain authorized only for ages 18 and older. Those under the age of 18 must have a parent and/or legal guardian present at time of vaccination.

If you would like more information or to locate a clinic, contact Bi-County Health at 439-0951 or 993-8111.

COVID-19 forms can be located on Bi-County’s website at bicountyhealth.org. Please feel free to follow Bi-County Health on Facebook as well.