GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) – Tidelands Health will provide COVID-19 vaccines during Georgetown County High School football games.
Fans attending select Georgetown County High School football games on Friday will have the chance to get their COVID-19 vaccine at Tidelands Health Stadium.
Continuing its mission to get as many community members vaccinated as possible, the health system says it will have teams at two Georgetown County School District football games on Friday night to administer the Pfizer vaccine for free to anyone. 12 years and over who wish to receive the vaccine rescue.
Organizers say vaccines will be available from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the following games:
- Georgetown High School at Waccamaw High School, located at 2412 Kings River Road in Pawleys Island
- Scott’s Branch at Carvers Bay High School located at 13002 Choppee Road in Hemingway
“The administration of the COVID-19 vaccine at Georgetown County High School football games this Friday is the latest example of our efforts to get the vaccine to where people are,” said Kelly Kaminski, senior director of resources Community Health Center from Tidelands Health. “With the cases of COVID-19 and hospitalizations continuing to increase, we hope community members take advantage of this convenient option to protect themselves and their loved ones from this deadly virus. “
Tidelands Health and the Georgetown County School District have worked closely on vaccination efforts since the COVID-19 vaccine became available. Organizers say the health system coordinated the administration of vaccines to district employees and offered the vaccine to students and others while performing annual sports physical examinations on site.
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