DOH announces Covid vaccination clinics

With the push to get children vaccinated for Covid 19, the Dept of Health has announced vaccination clinics and times for the young ones.

For children aged 5-11 the only vaccination site is the Tafuna Community Health Center, Prenatal Clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8 am to 6 pm.

For everyone 12 years and older Covid vaccination clinics are at EOB, Utulei and DYWA Gym, Tafuna on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8 am to 12 pm.

In addition, COVID-19 vaccines will temporarily be available at schools in the coming weeks.

DOH will partner with the Dept of  Education to bring the vaccines to a school or site near you.

The COVID-19 vaccine drive will be targeted by district, beginning with the Central District  on December 1, followed by the Western District on December 8, then finally the Eastern District  on December 15. Locations will be announced soon.

ALL DOH clinics are closed tomorrow in observance of Thanksgiving.

Director of Health, Motusa Tuileama Nua and the Department of Health wish American Samoa a happy and safe Thanksgiving Holiday.