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Charlotte County COVID-19 Vaccine Information

 Jan 01 - Dec 31, 2021

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See vaccine locations available in or around Charlotte County below.

 

Exemptions from Required Immunizations

At this time, DOH-Charlotte only processes immunization exemptions for children.  Please reach out to your healthcare provider for all other requests.  For more information, go to:
Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccination Exemption Forms | Florida Department of Health (floridahealth.gov)


3rd Vaccine/Booster

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a booster dose increases the immune response of individuals who have completed the recommended number of initial doses for a COVID-19 vaccine.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an additional dose is to achieve a sufficient immune response among immunocompromised individuals.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention determines eligibility for booster and additional doses. The Florida Department of Health has outlined information for a booster dose here and additional dose here.

 

Vaccines for Children 5-11

With the approval of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines can now be administered to children ages 5 to 11.Previously, Pfizer vaccines had been approved for minors starting at age 12.

Pfizer COVID-19 for those ages 5 and up are also offered at many clinic and pharmacy locations. Go to www.Vaccines.gov to find the most convenient site offering Pfizer.

Parents and guardians should check with their child’s doctor for recommendations and more information about vaccine schedules that include the seasonal flu, COVID-19 and other immunizations for good health.

 

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)


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

 

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

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 V-safe After Vaccination Health Checker
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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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