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Charlotte County COVID-19 Vaccine Information

 Jan 01 - Sep 30, 2021

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3rd VACCINE/BOOSTER
At this time, those who are moderately to severely immunocompromised are eligible for a third dose of either the Moderna or Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Those who are eligible include:

  • Those who are receiving active cancer treatment
  • Organ transplant recipients who take medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Stem cell transplant recipients in the last two years
  • Advanced or untreated HIV
  • Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other immunosuppressants

DOH-Charlotte as well as local pharmacies and physician offices can administer the third dose. To find a vaccine location near you, please visit https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/vaccines/vaccine-locator/ or https://www.vaccines.gov/.

 

VACCINE LOCATIONS AVAILABLE:

  • DOH-Charlotte – Indoor Location   
    1100 Loveland Blvd.
    Same day appointments are available. 
    Make appointment at 941-624-7200.
    Moderna & Pfizer
    Mon-Thur 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    Saturday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    DOH Charlotte Consent Form
    Bring ID.Bring a printed copy of your completed consent form for a faster process. 
      
  • Publix Pharmacy
    The local Department of Health does not have information regarding Publix vaccines.
    Register online: publix.com/covid-vaccine/florida

    Publix At Gulf Cove 13435 S. McCall Road, Port Charlotte

    Port Charlotte Crossing 4265 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte

    Punta Gorda Crossing 2310 Tamiami Trail, Suite 1129, Punta Gorda

    Burnt Store Marketplace 3941 Tamiami Trail, Unit 3145, Punta Gorda

    Quesada Commons 19451 Cochran Blvd, #2000, Port Charlotte

    Peachland Promenade 24051 Peachland Blvd., Port Charlotte


  • Winn-Dixie  https://www.winndixie.com/pharmacy/covid-vaccine
    The local Department of Health does not have information regarding Winn-Dixie vaccines.

    Winn-Dixie 4100 Mccall Road, Englewood         

    Winn-Dixie 3280 S. Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte

    Winn-Dixie 2000 Kings Highway, Port Charlotte

    Winn-Dixie 27680 Bermont Rd, Punta Gorda      

  • Walmart  https://www.walmart.com/cp/1228302
    The local Department of Health does not have information regarding Walmart vaccines.

    Walmart 5001 Taylor Rd., Punta Gorda

    Walmart 375 Kings Hwy, Port Charlotte

    Walmart 19100 Murdock Cir., Port Charlotte

    Walmart 2931 S McCall Rd., Englewood

  • Target Walk-ins welcome
    The local Department of Health does not have information regarding Target vaccines.

    Target 1400A Tamiami Trl, Port Charlotte

  • Millennium Physician GroupMillennium Vaccine Appointment Registration
    The local Department of Health does not have information regarding Millennium Physicians vaccines.

  • Medical Pavilion Clinic
    2525 Harbor Blvd., 
    (941) 629-9190

  • Medicine Shoppe
    615 Cross St #1112, Punta Gorda
    Phone: (941) 505-1095

  • Midway Pharmacy 
    3370 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte,
    Phone: (941) 979-9085

  • Lemon Bay Pharmacy
    3542 N Access Rd # A, Englewood
    Phone: (941) 475-5636

  • Virginia B. Andes
    21297 Olean Blvd. Unit B Port Charlotte, FL
    Phone: (941) 766-9570

For additional locations go to:  Know Before You Go (floridahealthcovid19.gov)

If you have additional questions, email: charlottecovidvaccine@flhealth.gov
 

Vaccination is not recommended if:

  • You are currently experiencing COVID-19 like symptoms or any other illness. (Please wait until you are symptom free for 24 hours)
  • You have had COVID-19 within the last 90 days.  (Please check back after 90 days)


FORMS & INFORMATION DOWNLOADS:


MYTHS & FACTS ABOUT COVID-19 VACCINES

Now that there are authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines in the United States, accurate vaccine information is critical and can help stop common myths and rumors.  Get the facts here:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/facts.html


SIGN UP FOR NOTIFICATIONS:

The CharCoCares text system provides local updates related to COVID-19, area resources and opportunities as they become available. This system will also be used to share updates and announcements about vaccine availability.

Simply text "CharCoCares" to 888-777 on your smartphone to opt in. The service is free; message and data rates may apply.

TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM MESSAGES:
For a text message, reply STOP.
For an email, look for an unsubscribe button or link at the bottom of the email.

Please note that CharCoCares is used for messaging to help the community not only with information about pandemic resources, but also post-storm resources and other resources for those in need (such as food distribution). 

Vaccination Information:

Effective April 5, 2021 (per Exec. Order 21-79) all Florida residents shall be eligible to receive any COVID-19 vaccine as prescribed by the Food and Drug Administration.

PERSONS AGES 12-17: The Pfizer vaccine is authorized for persons age 12 and up. The Moderna and Janssen (Johnson and Johnson) vaccines are authorized for persons age 18 and up. All individuals under the age of 18 receiving a vaccine must be accompanied by a guardian and complete the COVID-19 vaccine screening and consent form.

Download a copy of the form, DOH Charlotte Consent Form


Do I need to be a resident of Florida to receive the COVID-19 vaccine?

To prove residency an adult resident must provide a copy of his or her valid Florida driver license or a copy of a valid Florida identification card.


Seasonal residents may provide a copy of two of the following to show proof of residential address:

  1. A deed, mortgage, monthly mortgage statement, mortgage payment booklet or residential rental or lease agreement.
  2. One proof of residential address from the season resident’s parent, step-parent or legal guardian or other person with whom the seasonal resident resides and a statement from the person with whom the seasonal resident resides stating that the seasonal resident does reside with him or her.
  3. A utility hookup or work order dated within 60 days before registration.
  4. A utility bill, not more than 2 months old.
  5. Mail from a financial institution, including checking, savings, or investment account statements, not more than 2 months old.
  6. Mail from a federal, state, county, or municipal government agency, not more than 2 months old.

Seasonal resident means any person who temporarily resides in this state for a period of at least 31 consecutive days in each calendar year, maintains a temporary residence in this state, returns to the state or jurisdiction of his or her residence at least one time during each calendar year, and is registered to vote or pays income tax in another state or jurisdiction.

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 V-safe After Vaccination Health Checker
Get Vaccinated, Get your smartphone, get v-safe thumb

CDC has created a way for you to report how you feel after COVID-19 vaccination through a smartphone-based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to check in with you.

Learn more about v-safe after vaccination health checker.

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 COVID-19 Test Site Locations & information

 

 

Please report errors or suggestions to: meranda.pitt@flhealth.gov.

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