HMC to Offer COVID-19 Vaccine to 16 and Older

April 1, 2021, 3:25 PM HST
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Hawai‘i County is now open to vaccinating everyone 16 years and older, with the support of the Department of Health.

Hilo Medical Center is aiming to fill their April 3 mass vaccination POD of 5,000 doses with everyone 16 years and older. To sign up for a vaccine, click here.

Pfizer is the only vaccine currently approved for children 16 years and older. Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are approved for recipients 18 years and older.

Additionally, Hilo Medical Center’s Kupuna-Friendly clinic is open on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Arc of Hilo at 1099 Waianuenue Avenue. This location is available solely for those individuals with mobility needs while offering ample parking.

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