24 Aug OMP Offering Drive-Thru Vaccination Appointments Before Moving to Clinic Setting in September
Clinic Moving to OMP Primary Care Clinic in September
Olympic Medical Physicians will offer one more day of drive-thru vaccination appointments to OMP patients in Port Angeles before moving vaccination appointments to the OMP Primary Care Clinic in Port Angeles.
The drive-thru vaccination clinic, located in the parking lot immediately west of the OMP administration office at 1035 Caroline Street in Port Angeles, will offer vaccination appointments to OMP patients from 11:30 am – 6:45 pm on Wednesday, August 25.
OMP patients who are at least 12 years of age are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine via drive-thru appointments. To make an appointment, call (360) 565-0999.
Beginning Wednesday, September 1, vaccination appointments will move to the OMP Primary Care Clinic in Port Angeles (907 Georgiana Street, Port Angeles, WA, 98362). Appointments will be available to OMP patients from 8:00 am – 5:15 pm each Wednesday. To make an appointment, call (360) 565-0999.
- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Monday full approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 16 years of age or older, marking the first fully approved COVID-19 vaccine. The Pfizer vaccine, known now as Comirnaty, has meet the FDA’s rigorous standards for quality, safety and effectiveness.
- The Pfizer vaccine continues to be available under an Emergency Use Authorization to individuals 12 through 15 years of age and for a third dose in certain immunocompromised individuals.
Consent forms can be completed prior to, or at the time of, the appointment. Please note, a parent or legal guardian of a minor (12-17 years of age) must complete and sign a consent form.
For drive-thru vaccinations, patients can expect to remain in their car for 15-to-30 minutes, based on their health conditions, to observe for rare but potential reactions.
For vaccinations at the OMP Primary Care Clinic, patients can expect to wait in the lobby for 15-to-30 minutes, based on their health conditions, to observe for rare but potential reactions.