Main Street Family Care Blog

Johnson & Johnson Vaccines at MainStreet

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We are now offering COVID-19 vaccinations to all individuals 18 and older, 7 days a week, at all Alabama clinics! We also have the Johnson and Johnson vaccine available at select clinics. It is a one-dose vaccine, making it easier for you to acquire full-vaccination status with only one shot and one visit to the… Read more »

Alabama Phase 1c COVID-19 Vaccine

Starting March 22, ADPH will extend eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinations to include people age 55 and older, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and the population defined as Allocation Phase 1c in the Alabama COVID‐19 Vaccination Allocation Plan which includes people age 16 to 64 with high-risk medical conditions which include but are not limited to the… Read more »

Vaccine Update

UPDATE 4/5/2021 We will resume vaccines at all MainStreet and KidsStreet clinics starting Thursday 4/8/21. Only select clinics will resume with the Moderna vaccine, but the majority of our clinics will now be administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. To learn more about how to register online to receive the vaccine, click here.   2/24/2021… Read more »

You’re Eligible for a Vaccine, Now What?

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So you’re eligible for your vaccine..now what? It takes a while to figure out where to get a vaccine, when to get a vaccine, and if you’re eligible. Once you get the green light, what do you do next? We’ve outlined a few of the hurdles that lie between you and your vaccine, and how… Read more »

COVID-19 Vaccines for Teachers

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We all love our teachers. And we know, especially during this time, our teachers have faced lots of uncertainty. If you or someone you care about is actively working in the education sector, here is some information that we hope you find helpful. Eligible Teachers ADPH announced that teachers and many others are now eligible… Read more »

Hello Jasper, Georgia!

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We’re so happy to open our doors to Jasper, Georgia! Locals in Jasper have been more than welcoming and our clinic staff is already doing an amazing job. To make things a little easier for you, our patients, we wanted to answer a few frequently asked questions. We hope you stay well, Jasper! But in… Read more »

Alabama Phase 1b COVID-19 Vaccine

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Alabama is now administering vaccines to the rest of phase 1b. Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced that starting Monday, February 8, ADPH will extend eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinations to include people 65 or older, and additional groups of frontline workers. Phase 1b includes frontline critical workers listed in… Read more »

It’s Not Too Late for a Flu Shot!

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All the news we hear seems to be hyper-focused on the COVID-19 vaccine. Meanwhile, let’s not forget about an important component to staying well in 2021–the flu shot! It’s not too late for a flu shot! If you haven’t already, the CDC says that there’s still time to get your flu shot this winter. In… Read more »

Hello East Ellijay!

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We’re so happy to open our doors in East Ellijay, Georgia! Locals in East Ellijay have been more than welcoming and our clinic staff is already doing an amazing job. To make things a little easier for you, our patients, we wanted to answer a few frequently asked questions. We hope you stay well, East… Read more »