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COVID-19 Vaccine Online Appointment Tool (COVAX)
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COVAX Booking Instructions

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Thursday, May 27, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for information on the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Keller Army Community Hospital. Accepting appointments now.
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Monday, May 17, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for information on scheduling a COVID vaccination (ages 12 and older) for the upcoming May 20, 2021, FIRST DOSE (Pfizer) session, and May 25, 2021, SECOND DOSE (Pfizer) session. Additionally, learn about the plans for the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Keller Army Community Hospital - scheduled to begin June 1, 2021.
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Friday, May 14, 2021 UPDATE #1 - CLICK HERE for information on scheduling a COVID vaccination for the upcoming May 20, 2021, FIRST DOSE session, and May 25, 2021, SECOND DOSE session. 
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Friday, May 14, 2021 UPDATE #2 - CLICK HERE for information on the SECOND DOSE (Pfizer) for those that received the FIRST DOSE on May 4, 2021, or those needed the SECOND DOSE; Operation Immune Knight vaccinations of adolescents ages 12-15 years; and the New York State Excelsior Pass.
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Tuesday, May 11, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for information on the FDA's authorization of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for Emergency Use in Adolescents (ages 12-15)
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Thursday, April 29, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for information on the additional FIRST DOSE vaccination date that was added.
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Wednesday, April 28, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for information on COVID-19 vaccinations for ALL DoD-eligible beneficiaries ages 16 and older. 
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Tuesday, April 20, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for the Operation Immune Knight update as we prepare to vaccinate ALL eligible DoD beneficiaries ages 16 and older.
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Tuesday, March 23, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for "SECOND (Pfizer) DOSE" information - specifically for beneficiaries, retirees, and employees who received their 'first dose' at Keller in early March 2021.
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Tuesday, March 16, 2021 UPDATE - CLICK HERE for the CDC Travel Guidelines.
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CLICK HERE - Tuesday, March 9, 2021 UPDATE: COVID Vaccination Plan for TRICARE beneficiaries and West Point employees in Phases 1a-1c.

  • NEW - Increased risk for severe illness (high risk) as defined by the CDC link is provided
  • NEW - Appointment phone number for March 13th and 14th will conclude; new appointment number beginning March 15, 2021. 
  • NEW - DoD has updated the Vaccine Population Schema

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CLICK HERE if you received the COVID-19 vaccine "FIRST DOSE" on February 23rd or 24th at West Point. Information provided is date, time, and location of your second dose. No appointment needed.
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CLICK HERE - Wednesday, March 3, 2021 UPDATE: COVID Vaccination Plan for TRICARE beneficiaries and West Point employees in Phases 1a-1c. 
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CLICK HERE for information on the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program - the federal government's effort to provide more access to the COVID-19 vaccine supply.   

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CLICK HERE for the 23 FEB article "Experiencing, Coping with Stress During the COVID-19 Pandemic."
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CLICK HERE to learn what a "variant" is (as it relates to COVID-19), what scientists are doing to learn about variants, and what you can do to stay protected from COVID-19 or any variant.
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CLICK HERE for the February 5, 2021, Keller Army Community Hospital update on the progression of our COVID-19 vaccine operations.
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University of Michigan Health article - Not Sure About the COVID-19 Vaccine??? Get the Facts, Then Decide

New York Times (Health) article - Answers to All Your Questions About Getting Vaccinated for COVID-19
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CLICK HERE for the January 21, 2021, Keller Army Community Hospital update on the progression of our COVID-19 vaccine operations.
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CLICK HERE for information on the updated DoD Population Schema – which designates the COVID vaccine distribution for Operation Immune Knight. The modification is slight and does not change our goal of vaccinating the Greater West Point community with the key to our operation being the receipt of the vaccine.

We appreciate your patience as we await our allotments of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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CLICK HERE for the January 13, 2021 Garrison Town Hall that addresses Operation Immune Knight - the West Point COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan - and the questions that were provided by the Greater West Point community.
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CLICK HERE for information on the COVID-19 Vaccine and Pregnancy/Lactating Patients

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CLICK HERE for information on the West Point COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan - "Operation Immune Knight" 
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CLICK HERE for information on understanding how the COVID-19 vaccines work.

CLICK HERE for 'Frequently Asked Questions' about the COVID-19 vaccination.
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Whenever the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approves or authorizes a vaccine, its work doesn’t stop there. COVID-19 vaccines must adhere to specific FDA guidelines for safety and efficacy, and FDA also sets up ongoing surveillance programs that continue after clinical trials.

 

CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW to learn more about COVID-19 vaccine safety monitoring from Dr. Stephen Hahn, commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
 


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Are you wondering how the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is making COVID-19 vaccines recommendations?

CLICK THE ICON to hear the CDC's Dr. Cohn explain how the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, an independent group of experts, develops recommendations and advises CDC on the use of vaccines in our country and the process for making recommendations on COVID-19 vaccines.



 

VACCINE INFO

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

Janssen COVID-19 vaccine

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