VH has a walk in vaccination clinic at SU

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Valley Health (VH) and Shenandoah University (SU) will host a walk in COVID-19 vaccination clinic for anyone 18 and over.

This will be Thur. Apr. 29 at SU’s James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics and Events Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m..

No registration for this clinic is necessary.

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SU closes vaccination center

COVID-19 mass vaccination site at Shenandoah University

Shenandoah University’s mass vaccination center will be hosting its final clinic Thursday, May 6th as the James R Wilkins Jr Athletics and Events Center will return to hosting events for SU.

The vaccination clinic has totaled more than 65,000 shots in arms since opening its doors in mid January.

Valley Health, Shenandoah University, and the Lord Fairfax Health District worked together to create the clinic.

The location was staffed with a combination of employees from those partners as well as community volunteers.

Final first doses will be administered by Thursday, April 29th while the follow up dose will be held elsewhere.

Second doses will continue until Thursday, May 6th.

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City of Winchester honors SU’s vaccination clinic

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Winchester Mayor David Smith presented a proclamation of appreciation to the mass vaccination clinic at Shenandoah University.

At the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics and Events Center yesterday Fri. Mar.5.

The proclamation honors and thanks the volunteers and school staff for going above and beyond in the operation of the clinic.

The Mayor also praised the partnership between Shenandoah University (SU), Valley Health (VH) and the Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD).

The Mayor marveled at the ability of all involved to create such a well organized, safe vaccination clinic for the City and surrounding area.

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LFHD begins COVID-19 vaccinations

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Points of distribution (PODS) will be opening as early as Monday Jan. 11 for vaccinations against Coronavirus.

The first POD opens Monday from 8 a.m. to noon at the Boyce Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall for those in the tier 1b population.

Tier 1b consists of those 75 and over, police and K-12 teachers and staff.

More PODS will be opening in the Lord Fairfax Health District valleyhealthlink.com opens Monday for times and locations for Tier 1b eligible people.

It is recommended that people register to reserve a time slot to be vaccinated.

Locations will be opening at Shenandoah Memorial, Warren Memorial, Page Memorial as well as the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics and Events Center at Shenandoah University.

Here are links to the statewide vaccination registration system as well as valleyhealthlink.com.

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