Skip to Content

Adams Co. switches to Pfizer vaccine, amid CDC review of Janssen vaccine

MGN-COVIDVaccine2-11242020

QUINCY (WGEM) -- The Adams County Health Department announced Tuesday morning that all of its scheduled COVID-19 vaccine clinics will be distributing the Pfizer vaccine pending the CDC review of Johnson and Johnson's Janssen vaccine.

On Wednesday the Adams County Health Department announced it had scheduled walk-in vaccine clinics at various locations throughout the community.

These walk-in events require no pre-registration and aim to provide convenience for individuals who have not yet had the opportunity to receive a COVID-19 vaccine at the Oakley Lindsay Center.

Tuesday, April 13

  • 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.: John Wood Community College Cafeteria (1301 S. 48th St, Quincy)
  • 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.: Salvation Army Thrift Store (425 Broadway, Quincy)
  • 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Quincy University- Hawks Nest (1810 Lind, Quincy)

Wednesday, April 14

  • 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Quincy Senior Center (639 York, Quincy)
  • 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.: Goodwill (3904 Broadway, Quincy)
  • 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Payson Fire Department (205 W. State St, Payson)

Thursday, April 15

  • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Camp Point Ambulance Station (301 W. Wood St, Camp Point)
  • 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Mendon Ambulance Station (E South St, Mendon)

Additionally, two more vaccination clinics have been scheduled at the mass vaccination site at the Oakley Lindsay Center on April 17 and April 24.

Health officials added as a reminder, individuals who are 16 and 17 years old must receive the Pfizer vaccine due to FDA authorization.

To schedule an appointment for a vaccine at the Oakley Lindsay Center distribution site all Illinois residents age 16 years and older can register online at: adamscountytogether.com/vaccinate or by calling 217-600-4829.

Author Profile Photo

Jim Roberts

Social Media & Digital Content Manager

Skip to content