COVID-19 Vaccine now approved for children ages 12-15 years

Effective May 12, 2021,  all youth ages 12 years and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in WA state.  People ages 12-17  years can only receive the Pfizer vaccine. People aged 18 years and up can receive any available vaccine.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has also announced that COVID-19 vaccines can now be given without regard to timing of administration of other vaccines. People can now get the COVID-19 vaccine within 14 days of other vaccines, including on the same day.

We are not currently offering the vaccine in our office, please see the resources below to help you obtain an appointment for the vaccine.

Valley Medical Center | COVID-19 Vaccine. Valley Medical Center is offering the vaccine.  Call 425.690.3630 between 7 AM – 4 PM, Monday – Friday to make an appointment over the phone. Please note: call volumes are high so there may be long wait times.

Seattle Children’s is offering the vaccine, regardless if you are a current patient at SCH. Here is the link to the public portal.

Here is the link for the WA state vaccine finder site by zip code: Vaccinate WA: COVID-19 Vaccine Availability