Hy-Vee Partners with Free Clinics of Iowa to Host a Series of Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics in June5/26/2021
Hy-Vee, Inc. announces today that in partnership with Free Clinics of Iowa, it is hosting a series of COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Des Moines, Iowa, and nearby communities.
Altogether, six clinics will be hosted by the two organizations. At each clinic, individuals will be able to choose between the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine or Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine. Pfizer-BioNTech is available for individuals 12 years of age and older and requires two doses, and the Janssen vaccine is available for individuals 18 years of age and older and requires only one dose. All minors receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine must have parental or guardian consent. Individuals who receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine can receive their second dose of the vaccine at their local Hy-Vee Pharmacy 21 days after their first dose.
It is recommended (but not required) that vaccine recipients bring the following to their vaccination: insurance card (if they have insurance) and Medicare Part B red, white and blue card (if Medicare recipient); and photo ID. COVID-19 vaccines are free and insurance is not required. No appointment necessary. Masks are required.
Individuals can receive a free COVID-19 vaccine at any of the following clinics:
Grace United Methodist Church Free Clinic
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 1
Where: Grace United Methodist Church, 3700 Cottage Grove Ave., Des Moines
St. Luke’s Free Clinic
When: 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 2
Where: Polk City United Methodist Church, 1421 W. Broadway St., Polk City
Margaret Cramer Free Medical Clinic
When: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 3
Where: DSM First Church, 2725 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines
Indianola Community Free Clinic
When: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 10
Where: Indianola First Assembly of God Church, 1700 W. Second Ave., Indianola
Valley Junction Free Medical Clinic
When: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 15
Where: West Des Moines Human Services, 139 Sixth St., West Des Moines
Norwalk Free Medical Clinic
When: 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 17
Where: Crossroad Church, 2601 Border St., Norwalk
For more information about the COVID-19 vaccines, visit www.hy-vee.com/covidvaccine.