Coronavirus vaccine sites across North Alabama closing, delaying due to weather

A health care worker is vaccinated during the first phase of Alabama's COVID-19 vaccinations.

Multiple vaccine sites have postponed second dose appointments Monday because of the weather.

Posted: Feb 14, 2021 2:17 PM
Updated: Feb 15, 2021 7:40 AM

Huntsville Hospital's Community Vaccination Clinic in John Hunt Park will be closed Monday due to the threat of wintry weather. All appointments scheduled for Monday will be moved to Wednesday, Feb. 17, at the same time.

The Crestwood Vaccine Clinic also will be closed Monday.

Due to inclement weather, Helen Keller Hospital will be rescheduling the second dose vaccinations that were scheduled for Monday. If you have an appointment for Monday for your second dose, you will receive a call either Sunday or Monday to reschedule your appointment for Wednesday, weather permitting.

Health departments in Colbert, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison Marshall and Morgan counties announced they will close Monday, too.

All departments say they plan to honor the appointments scheduled Monday over the next two weeks.

Decatur Morgan Hospital also will close its vaccine clinic Monday.  

According to the Morgan County Health Department, vaccine efficacy is good for 42 days after the first dose.  This means rescheduled appointments will not affect the vaccine efficacy in those patients if the new appointment is within two weeks from Monday.

Due to the threat of inclement weather, there has been a scheduling update for this week’s vaccination clinics at both Marshall Medical Center locations.

If you have been scheduled for a vaccination appointment scheduled for this Tuesday (16th) your appointment has been changed to Thursday (18th) at the same time.

If you have an appointment Wednesday (17th) your appointment will now be on Friday (19th) at the same appointment time.

If you have questions or need to cancel your appointment please call 256-571-8000 and be ready to provide your name, appointment time and location.

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