December 9, 2021, Jackson, WY - Beginning Monday, December 13, 2021, the Teton County Health Department’s COVID-19 vaccine clinic will relocate back to the Health Department, located at 460 East Pearl Avenue after being at the Presbyterian Church since the beginning of October. Teton County Health Department thanks the Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole for their generosity and willingness to host our COVID-19 vaccine clinics for the past three months. Our vaccination efforts were made possible with their help.
As of today, December 9, 2021, booster doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are authorized and recommended for adolescents aged 16 and 17 by the FDA and CDC. This age is not eligible to receive any other type of COVID-19 vaccine for their booster. Our COVID-19 vaccine clinic will serve all community members who are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and interested in a 1st, 2nd, or booster dose. Mondays will be a dedicated clinic for children 5 to 11 years old while others 12+ can schedule appointments Tuesday through Thursday.
Starting on December 13, The Teton County Health Department COVID-19 vaccine clinic schedule is as follows:
- Monday 3:00 pm to 6:45 pm (5-to-11-year old’s only)
- Tuesday 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm to 6:45 pm (12 years of age and up)
- Wednesday 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm to 3:45 pm (12 years of age and up)
- Thursday 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm to 3:45 pm (12 years of age and up)
Please note that our vaccine clinic will be closed for the holidays on December 23 and December 27 through December 30.
To book an appointment at our COVID-19 vaccine clinic for both children 5-11 and individuals 12 and up, please visit www.tetoncountywy.gov/covidvax. If you need assistance with booking a COVID-19 appointment, please call our call center at 307-732-8628. The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has been authorized for use in individuals 5-11 and for those individuals 12-18 years old. Moderna, J&J and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized for use in individuals 18+. Parents and guardians should consult their healthcare provider or family physician for additional guidance or questions they have regarding the COVID-19 vaccine for children 5-11 years old.
If you need to cancel your COVID-19 vaccine appointment you can do so by calling the call center or by going to www.tetoncountywy.gov/covidvax and clicking the ‘need to cancel your COVID-19 vaccine appointment’ button.
Please remember to bring your COVID-19 vaccine card with you to your appointment if you are returning for a second or booster dose. For those under the age of 18, a parent or guardian is required to accompany the child to their vaccine appointment.
With the holidays right around the corner, getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is one of the best ways to protect yourself and others.