PARKLAND DRIVE-THROUGH COVID-19 VACCINATION AND WALK-UP COVID 19 TEST CENTERS AND HEALTH CENTERS:
Because of excessive chilly climate circumstances, the Ellis Davis Discipline Home and Dallas School – Eastfield Campus (Mesquite) COVID-19 vaccine drive-through places operated by Parkland might be closed Tuesday, February 16.
People with COVID-19 vaccination appointments on Tuesday, February 16 at Ellis Davis Discipline Home or Dallas School – Eastfield Campus (Mesquite) COVID-19 drive-through places ought to go to Parkland Memorial Hospital, 5200 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, 75235 on Tuesday, February 16 at their designated appointment time. If they’re unable to journey to the hospital, Parkland will contact sufferers on to reschedule their appointment. Please don’t contact Parkland. We are going to replace the general public as extra info is out there.
Parkland-operated COVID-19 walk-up testing websites at Sam Tasby Center Faculty in Dallas, Irving Well being Middle and West Dallas Multipurpose Middle might be closed by way of Thursday, February 18. For extra info go to, https://www.parklandhospital.com/covid-19-testing.
PARKLAND HEALTH CENTERS:
All Neighborhood Oriented Major Care (COPC) well being middle and ladies’s well being middle places operated by Parkland Well being & Hospital System all through Dallas County might be closed Tuesday, February 16. Sufferers who’ve an appointment on these dates might be contacted by Parkland to reschedule their appointments.
PARKLAND OUTPATIENT SPECIALTY CLINICS, URGENT CARE CLINIC AND AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER:
All Parkland outpatient specialty clinics, Urgent Care Emergency Middle and the Simmons Ambulatory Surgical procedure Middle situated on Parkland’s primary campus can even be closed Tuesday, February 16. Sufferers might be contacted to reschedule their appointments.
The MFM Clinic and the GYN Infusion Clinic situated within the WISH Tower on the principle Parkland campus might be open on Tuesday, February 16.
FAIR PARK VACCINATION UPDATE
In accordance with the Nationwide Climate Service, we’re anticipated to have dangerously chilly temperatures and wind chills by way of tomorrow morning, and one other winter storm that ought to arrive Tuesday and Wednesday. Because of this extra storm, Truthful Park vaccine operations might be closed by way of Wednesday, February 17. We might be carefully monitoring the climate scenario and there could also be extra closures after Wednesday if there are nonetheless unsafe circumstances. We perceive the urgency to manage second doses of the vaccine, however we should additionally steadiness individuals’s security. As quickly as we are able to safely open once more, we’ll.
We may have adequate provide of the vaccine to make sure all those that obtained their first dose of the vaccine at Truthful Park, can obtain their second dose. You’ll not lose your alternative to obtain your second dose, it should simply be just a few days delayed. We are going to prioritize second doses this week based mostly on the date people had been purported to obtain their second dose. Which means you might not obtain your second dose on the precise date written in your vaccination card as that day could also be scheduled with people who’re past their vaccination due date, however you’ll obtain your second shot as quickly as attainable.
The CDC steerage is that second doses of the vaccine could also be administered as much as 6 weeks after the primary dose. Whereas we plan to accommodate these needing a second dose a lot prior to that, please know that the CDC does enable for a 42-day timeframe.
For extra info and to examine for any climate associated updates on Truthful Park vaccine operations, please go to www.DallasCountyCovid.org.