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Pottawattamie County Health Department announces COVID vaccine clinics

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Posted at 5:19 PM, Feb 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-10 23:34:35-05

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (KMTV) - The Pottawattamie County Health Department announced three coronavirus vaccine clinics for residents age 65 or older.

The clinics will take place on Feb. 12, Feb. 19 and Feb. 26 at the Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs.

The Pottawattamie County Health Department is expecting to have 1,100 doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine available for each clinic. People need two doses of the Pfizer vaccine, taken 21 days apart.

Pottawattamie County residents ages 65 and older must sign up for a vaccine appointment through this website.

Those without internet access can call Connections Area Agency on Aging at 712-328-2540 to sign up over the phone.

No walk-ins will be accepted.

During the registration process, residents will need to provide their name, address, date of birth and e-mail if applicable. People will have to present proof of residency at the clinic.

Consent forms should be printed and completed before arrival at the clinic, the county said.

The county urges patience with the vaccine as demand for it still exceeds supply.

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