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Posted below is immunization information for tribal members, as it is made available:

Sault Tribe COVID-19 Vaccine Update and December Vaccine Clinics

Dec. 3, 2021

VACCINATION STATUS
Last week, the Health Division administered 249 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, which brought the grand total to 15,237 since Dec. 17, 2020.

UPDATE
Sault Tribe vaccination events are now open to the general public in the local community.

UPCOMING COVID-9 VACCINATION CLINICS
All clinics are by appointment only!
Reserve your spot: www.saulttribehealth.com
12/2/21 – Lincoln School, Sault Ste. Marie
12/6/21 – Rudyard School, Sault Ste. Marie
12/8/21 – Pickford School, Sault Ste. Marie
12/8/21 – Pediatric Clinic, 3-5 p.m., Sault Ste. Marie
12/15/21 – Cedarville School, Sault Ste. Marie
12/16/21 – Moderna (Cedarville) p.m.
12/16/21 – Moderna (DeTour) a.m.

12/20/21 – Second dose only clinic at JKL School

Outlying areas
12/8/21 – Newberry Tribal Community Health Center, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
12/8/21 – Manistique Tribal Health Center, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
12/21/21 – Munising Tribal Center, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
12/22/21 – Marquette Tribal Community Health Center, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
12/17/21 – Escanaba Tribal Community Health Center, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sault Ste. Marie, Big Bear
Walk-ins welcome
12/16/21, Adult Pfizer, 1-3 p.m.

St. Ignace
Open for walk-ins, however, appointments appreciated, 906‑643‑8689
12/7/21 – (with LMAS) Adult COVID-19 vaccines offered, both Pfizer and Moderna; open for walk-ins, no appointments necessary, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
12/7/21 – Peds COVID Vaccine Clinic (5 to 11-year-olds), 4-8 p.m.
12/8/21 – Peds COVID Vaccine Clinic (5 to 11-year-olds), 5-8 p.m.
12/12/21 – (with Kewadin Shores Children’s Christmas Party), 5-7 p.m.
12/17/21 – Pfizer 12 and up, Moderna 18 and up, and Peds (5 to 11-year-olds) available, 5-8 p.m.
12/18/21 – Pfizer 12 and up, Moderna 18 and up, and Peds (5 to 11-year-olds) available, 7-11 a.m.

SAULT TRIBE OFFERING COVID-19 VACCINE BOOSTER SHOTS
Per the recommendation of the CDC, COVID-19 vaccine booster shots will be available through Sault Tribe hosted COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics. At this time, booster shots are recommended for immunocompromised patients along with those who live with or are in regular contact with them. Please look on your vaccination card to determine which vaccine you received and schedule your booster with the same vaccine, as cross vaccinations are not recommended at this time. See vaccination registration information below.

COVID-19 VACCINATION ONLINE REGISTRATION
Please use the Sault Tribe Health Division’s online COVID-19 Vaccination Registration Form available at www.saulttribehealth.com, which can be accessed via cellphone, tablet or computer. The purpose of this form is to allow Sault Tribe members and Sault Tribe team members to register their contact information so they can be scheduled for an appointment once the vaccine becomes available. Please note that all participants under the age of 18 years must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to be vaccinated.

If you need assistance completing the form or have no access to the Internet, please call the health center at 906‑632‑5200 (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Please watch saulttribehealth.com or Sault Tribe Health Division’s Facebook page for more information about our COVID-19 vaccination services.

VACCINATION VISIT
All patients are asked to bring their Sault Tribe membership card to their scheduled COVID-19 vaccination appointment. Patients coming for their second dose should bring their CDC vaccination card provided at the first appointment. All vaccinations are provided by appointment only.

UPCOMING INFORMATION
Please watch Sault Tribe website, Sault Tribe Health website and official Facebook Pages:
Sault Tribe website: saulttribe.com
Sault Tribe Health Division Website: saulttribehealth.com
Sault Tribe official Facebook: facebook.com/saulttribe
Sault Tribe Health Division official Facebook: facebook.com/SaultTribeHealthDivision

Vaccination Update 12-03-21

NOTICE: COVID-19 testing eligibility changes

Due to supply chain uncertainty, effective tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, and until further notice, the Sault Tribe Health Division will perform “drop off” self-collect COVID-19 Ag testing ONLY for patients who are eligible to receive services in the Sault Tribe Health Division. Also, starting tomorrow, COVID-19 RNA testing for travelers eligible to receive services at the Sault Tribe Health Division will be performed by Walk In Clinic in STHC ONLY in documented emergency situations. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Sault Tribe offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots

SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. —Per the recommendation of the CDC, COVID-19 vaccine booster shots will be available through Sault Tribe hosted COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics. At this time, booster shots are recommended for immunocompromised patients along with those who live with or are in regular contact with them.

All vaccinations are open to the public. If you are interested in getting a booster shot, please go online to register at www.saulttribehealth.com or call 906‑632‑5200. Please look on your vaccination card to determine which vaccine you received and schedule your booster with the same vaccine, as cross vaccinations are not recommended at this time

Registering youth for COVID-19 vaccine

In anticipation of upcoming Emergency Use Authorization from the Food and Drug Administration on COVID-19 vaccines for youth ages 12-15, the Sault Tribe Health Division is opening electronic registration for this age group beginning May 5. Although vaccination for 12- to 15-year olds will not yet be available, the information obtained through registration will help determine the level of interest in a COVID-19 vaccination for youth and assist in planning future mass vaccination events. Please visit saulttribehealth.com to register your youth.

Health Division launches online COVID-19 vaccination registration form

The Sault Tribe Health Division is pleased to announce their new online COVID-19 Vaccination Registration Form. The COVID-19 Vaccination Form is now available at www.saulttribehealth.com and can be accessed via cellphone, tablet or computer. The form allows Sault Tribe members and team members to register their contact information so they can be scheduled for an appointment once the vaccine becomes available.

If you are interested in receiving a COVID-19 vaccination, please complete one registration form at
www.saulttribehealth.com.

If you need assistance completing the form or have no access to the Internet, please contact our COVID-19 line at 906‑632‑5200 (MON - FRI 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Please watch our website at saulttribehealth.com or our Sault Tribe Health Division’s Facebook page for more information about our COVID-19 vaccination services.

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