2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Florida Department of Health in Putnam County
Register at any one of these sites for your COVID-19 vaccination.
CVS - (select locations)
Wal-Mart - (select locations)
Sam’s Club - (select locations)
Winn Dixie - (select locations)
Walgreens Pharmacies - (select locations)
The State of Florida continues to support and ensure adequate COVID-19 vaccine supply are widely available, including booster doses and additional doses. Individuals can talk to their health care provider about whether getting a COVID-19 vaccine booster dose or an additional dose is appropriate for them.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a booster dose increases the immune response of individuals who have completed the recommended number of initial doses for a COVID-19 vaccine.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an additional dose is to achieve a sufficient immune response among immunocompromised individuals
The Florida Department of Health in Putnam County (DOH-Putnam) is offering free Testing and COVID-19 vaccinations.
Free Testing Location and Times:
Putnam County Testing Kiosk
1101 Husson Avenue, Palatka
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
https://curative.com/sites/32238 Appointments are required after 1 PM
call 888-702-9042 for further details.
Vaccination Site and Times:
Putnam County Health Department
2801 Kennedy Street, Palatka
Monday - Friday, 9 am – 3 pm
Influenza vaccinations are also available upon request
no appointment needed
Boosters for all vaccines are available including the
Pfizer booster is available for those 12+
Moderna Vaccine is available for those 18+
Johnson & Johnson available for those 18+
Pfizer Vaccine for those 5+
For residents who are under 18 years old, DOH-Putnam is offering only the Pfizer vaccine. For all individuals under 18, a parent/guardian must be present at the time of vaccination and sign the COVID-19 consent forms (English) or consent forms (Spanish).
To expedite visits, participants should download and fill out the appropriate consent form and bring it with them to this event. For those who are unable to download this form and print it out, forms will be available at the event. Read and review the appropriate Fact Sheet and Notice of Privacy Practices.
For more information, visit the https://putnam.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/infectious-disease-services/covid-19.html
For further COVID-19 Information please refer to https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/
- Medicaid transportation for COVID-19 vaccinations
- Vaccine Forms and Fact Sheets
Do you need a ride to get a COVID-19 vaccine? Do you have Medicaid?
If yes, there is help! Florida Medicaid will take you to get the COVID-19 vaccine at no cost. All you need to do is set up a time to get your vaccine. Next, let your Medicaid plan know you need a ride and they will take care of the rest. If you are not enrolled in a plan, call the Medicaid Helpline at 1-877-254-1055 to fnd out the name and phone number for a transportation service.
To prepare for your vaccination, please print out and read the information below.
Vaccine Fact Sheets for Recipients and Caregivers
- HOJA INFORMATIVA DE VACUNAS PARA RECEPTORES Y CUIDADORES UIDADO SOBRE LA VACUNA DE PFIZER-BIONTECH CONTRA EL COVID-19 PARA PREVENIR LA ENFERMEDAD DEL CORONAVIRUS 2019 (COVID-19) PARA USO EN PERSONAS DE 5 A 11 AÑOS
It is critical for Floridians to fully understand and follow important healthy activities related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please remember the following significant precautions:
- Practice Social Distancing. (Maintain at least 6 feet between other people in any public area.)
- Wash your hands often for at least 20 seconds. (Or use a hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.)
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth. (Once contaminated, hands can transfer the virus to your eyes, nose or mouth.)
You can learn more about preventing COVID-19 by visiting https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/prevention/.