LeFlore County Health Dept. host COVID-19 vaccine clinic

Coronavirus

POTEAU, Okla. (KNWA/KFTA) – The LeFlore County Health Department will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic.

The event is Thursday, January 7 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Reynolds Center at 105 Reynolds Ave. in Poteau.

Vaccines are available to first responders, healthcare workers, and LeFlore County and surrounding area residents 65 and older.

The event’s goal was to administer 800 vaccines.

“Up until now we really haven’t had a way to fight back so we feel like now we actually have a weapon to fight back against COVID,” said Melissa Locke, LeFlore County Health Department district nurse manager.

Please allow enough time to register, receive the vaccine, and stay for a 15-30 minute observation period.

This event will be every week on Thursday.

Click here for more information.

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