Coronavirus

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Only eligible southwest Georgians with scheduled appointments will be allowed to receive the vaccine at Phoebe. They must bring photo identification to prove they are at least 65 years old or an employee picture ID to prove they are a healthcare provider or first responder.

  • Albany – Phoebe HealthWorks at 311 W. 3rd Avenue
  • Americus – Phoebe Sumter Medical Center at 126 U.S. Highway 280 West (Beginning Tuesday, February 2 – National Guard Armory, 901 Adderton Street)
  • Sylvester – Phoebe Worth Medical Center at 807 Isabella Street

Below are guidelines you should follow, if you qualify for a COVID-19 vaccine and want to schedule an appointment at Phoebe.

  • If you are not feeling well, wait until you feel better to schedule an appointment.
  • Do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your scheduled appointment time.
  • All vaccine recipients will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms prior to vaccination.
  • All vaccine recipients will be required to wear a mask.  If they do not have a mask, one will be provided. 
  • Only one person will be allowed to accompany a vaccine recipient into the check-in and vaccination areas and only if it is medically necessary.
  • If you cannot make your appointment, please call the hotline to reschedule.
  • Following the vaccination, all recipients will be required to remain in an observation area for 15 minutes to ensure they do not experience any adverse reactions.

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