*Note: Appointments must be made for first, second, additional or booster COVID-19 vaccines. JCDHE is not able to accommodate walk-ins for COVID-19 vaccinations.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends booster doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for certain populations. The CDC also recommends a booster dose for those in high-risk occupational and institutional settings. Booster doses are widely available in Johnson County, Kansas. JCDHE offers booster doses by appointment only at its vaccination clinic in Mission. Learn more and schedule an appointment: https://www.jocogov.org/covid-19-vaccine-booster-doses
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available to children age 12 and older in Kansas. A parent/guardian must sign the vaccine consent form for any child under the age of 18: dispenseassist.net/Covid.html or dispenseassist.net/spanish/Covid.html. Children age 15 and younger receiving a COVID-19 vaccination must be accompanied by an adult. A parent/guardian is preferable; however, the parent/guardian may designate a non-parent adult on the consent form to be present at the time of vaccination if the parent/guardian is unavailable.
Anyone who is considered moderately or severely immunosuppressed is eligible to receive a third dose of the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at JCDHE’s walk-in vaccination clinic in Mission or any of the community clinics JCDHE hosts in Johnson County, Kansas. Those who are eligible must have one or more of the following conditions, treatments or diagnosis and have previously received two doses of an mRNA vaccine:
People who are eligible for the additional dose will be asked to sign this form before receiving the vaccine. The form will be available on-site or you can print and sign it before arriving at the clinic. The third dose should be given at least 28 days after completion of the two-dose series. These additional doses are NOT approved for individuals who received the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine. If you have additional questions, please call 913-715-2819, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Each week the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment hosts several COVID-19 vaccination clinics across Johnson County, Kansas. Please see our updated list of clinics to find one near you.
These health care systems are currently vaccinating those eligible Johnson County residents/workers:
VaccineFinder helps you find the most up-to-date list of clinics, pharmacies and other locations that offer COVID-19 vaccines in the United States: vaccinefinder.org/search/ or vacunas.gov/buscar/. Anyone can now text their ZIP code to GETVAX (438829) in English, or VACUNA (822862) in Spanish or call 1-800-232-0233 (TTY 888-720-7489), to get the contact information of locations near them with available vaccines.