A COVID-19 vaccine clinic will take place next Tuesday, Jan. 26 at Cowboy Fellowship located at 561 FM 3350 in Jourdanton. The clinic was made possible through the combined efforts of Atascosa County Judge Bob Hurley, Cowboy Fellowship, the Atascosa County Emergency Management Office and Texas DSHS.
There are only 550 doses of the vaccine available for this clinic. You MUST qualify under Phase 1A and 1B, and set an appointment to get administered the vaccine. The county is working on a much larger clinic for the near future.
• Direct health care workers and residents at long-term care facilities
• People 65 years of age and older
• People 16 years of age and older with at least one chronic medical condition that puts them at increased risk for severe illness from the virus that causes COVID-19, such as but not limited to:
-Chronic kidney disease
-COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
-Heart conditions, such as heart failure, coronary artery disease or cardiomyopathies
-Solid organ transplantation
-Obesity and severe obesity (body mass index of 30 kg/m2 or higher)
-Sickle cell disease
-Type 2 diabetes mellitus
How to make an appointment:
Registration will open on Friday, Jan. 22 at 8 a.m.
Preregister at www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C4DAAA92AA5FFCF8-atascosa or by calling 830-580-2606. Please allow those who do not have access to computers or technology to call in their appointments.
What to bring on the day of clinic:
Please wear a face mask and arrive no more than 15 minutes prior to your appointment.
What to bring to your appointment:
On the day of your appointment, please bring a form of ID and your health insurance information if you have insurance. You do not need to have insurance to receive the vaccine.
On the day of your appointment, all vehicles will enter Cowboy Fellowship off FM 3350. You will exit onto Hwy. 16.
NOTE: Please do not contact Cowboy Fellowship with any questions pertaining to the clinic. They are just the host location and have no access to the vaccine or the registration process.