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COVID-19 Vaccines are Readily Available at SSM Health in Illinois

CENTRALIA/MT. VERNON – SSM Health Medical Group continues to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinics several times a week at both their Centralia and Mt. Vernon locations. An increased supply in vaccine has made same day appointments available.

In Illinois, vaccines are available to any resident, age 16 and older. The Pfizer vaccine has been authorized for individuals 16 years and older and the Moderna vaccine has been authorized for patients age 18 and older.

To schedule an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccination, call 899-1919 weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or schedule on-line at

Vaccines are given at the Primary Care offices located at 1441 W. Broadway in Centralia, and 4103 S. Water Tower Place in Mt. Vernon.