Effective April 15, 2021, all youth ages 16 years and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in WA state. People ages 16 and 17 years can only receive the Pfizer vaccine. People aged 18 years and up can receive any available vaccine. Wait at least 14 days after your COVID-19 vaccine before getting any other vaccine, including a flu vaccine. Or if you have recently received any other vaccine first, wait at least 14 days before getting your COVID-19 vaccine. Please keep this in mind when scheduling your teen’s annual well child appointments, as vaccines are typically given at the 16-18yr well child checks. 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