Schedule your COVID-19 Vaccine KershawHealth is currently administering COVID-19 vaccines to the following groups at our Health Resource Center located at 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC, 29020: Mission-critical workers in Phase 1a Community members 55 years of age and above (effective 3/8/21) Home caregivers for children who have a tracheostomy, are ventilator-dependent or who have a Medically Complex Children's Waiver. The Medically Complex Children’s Waiver (MCC) is a statewide program to serve children who meet either Nursing Facility or Intermediate Care Facility-Intellectually Disabled level of care and medical criteria. Requires a medical provider’s signed attestation to confirm caregiver meets criteria. Phase 1b individuals (effective 3/8/21) KershawHealth is offering the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. This COVID-19 vaccine requires TWO doses. Two separate appointments are required, one for each vaccine dose to be made 21 days apart. Note: As required by the South Carolina DHEC (Department of Health and Environmental Control), all eligible individuals will need to present proof to verify they qualify to receive vaccination under Phase 1a & Phase 1b. Those who are not able to present credentials (e.g., employer badge, medical license, picture of license) will not be vaccinated and will be asked to return with proof at their earliest convenience. How to Schedule your COVID-19 Vaccine To ensure we have all the information required by SC DHEC for fair and equitable administration of the vaccine, please complete the following questions and enter your name. COVID-19 Vaccine Request COVID-19 Vaccine Request Which category do you fall under? Mission-critical worker as defined by DHECAge 16 or OlderI am the home caregiver of a qualified child under the age of 19Phase 1b as defined by DHEC Please enter your full name as an e-signature verifying that this information is truthful and that you have read and understood the content and FAQ’s on this webpage. Need help scheduling your COVID-19 Vaccine at KershawHealth? The Community Medical Clinic and Kershaw County Council on Aging are assisting eligible participants WITHOUT access to a computer to schedule their COVID-19 vaccine. Contact: The Community Medical Clinic - 803-900-1813 Monday - Thursday 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4 pm The Kershaw County Council on Aging - 803-432-8173 Monday - Thursday 9 am - 1 pm Friday 9 am - 12 pm For those eligible participants with access to a computer, please follow the instructions above to schedule your appointment. FAQs Where do I go to get my COVID-19 vaccine? Vaccines are being administered at Health Resource Center 124 Battleship Road Camden, SC 29020 What if I am not in one of the categories listed above? At this time, you are not eligible to receive the vaccine. Based on guidelines established by SC DHEC and the CDC, you do not qualify to receive the COVID-19 vaccination at present. There is overwhelming interest in the vaccine, and prioritization has been established for vulnerable populations and frontline mission-critical workers. We understand, however, that the wait can be frustrating. Please know that we are doing our best to distribute the vaccine as quickly, efficiently, and equitably as possible, in compliance with governing bodies. Please continue to monitor our website and social media for the most up-to-date information. Examples of Phase 1a Examples of Phase 1b Notice on Safety You must be 16 years of age or older to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. If you are in a current COVID-19 vaccine trial, contact the local trial coordinator for advice on whether or not to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, contact your doctor for advice on whether or not to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Pregnant and breastfeeding women were not included in the vaccine trial groups. Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine Statement on the vaccine (PDF) Letter from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (PDF) If you have a history of severe allergic reactions (to food, medications, vaccines) and/or you routinely carry an epinephrine pen, contact your doctor for advice on whether or not to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. We recommend that patients wait at the vaccine site for 15 minutes for clinical observation or for 30 minutes if the patient has a history of allergic reactions to vaccines or medications. Vaccine Information Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine EUA Fact Sheet for Vaccine Recipients (PDF) Emergency Use Authorization for Vaccines Explained V-safe is a smartphone-based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to provide personalized health check-ins after you receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Read more on the CDC website.