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DOH-ST. Lucie Urges Residents to Protect Themselves from Mosquito and Tick-Borne Illnesses

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The Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie County (DOHSt. Lucie) is urging all residents and visitors, especially those that are spending time outdoors, to protect themselves from mosquito and tick bites this summer season. While most tick and mosquito bites are only an annoyance, sometimes these bites can bedangerous. Preventing bites reduces the risk of a person getting infected with a mosquito or tick-borne disease.

Florida COVID-19 Vaccine Site Locator

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All Florida residents and individuals present in Florida for the purpose of providing goods or services for the benefit of residents and visitors of the state shall be eligible to receive any COVID-19 vaccine as prescribed by the Food and Drug Administration.

PERSONS AGES 12-17: The Pfizer vaccine is authorized for persons age 12 and up. The Moderna and Janssen (Johnson and Johnson) vaccines are authorized for persons age 18 and up. All individuals under the age of 18 receiving a vaccine must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and complete the COVID-19 vaccine screening and consent form. To download a copy of the form, click on the more information link below.

DOH-St. Lucie will begin immunizing individuals 12 years or older with Pfizer vaccine every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at DOH-St. Lucie, located at 5150 NW Milner Drive in Port St. Lucie. Eligible individuals can make an appointment for a Pfizer vaccine by calling (772) 462-3800. DOH-St. Lucie will be taking 215 appointments per week at the Milner office.

To register for COVID-19 vaccination and print out the necessary documentation needed to present at an immunization event, please click on the upcoming events below.

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