Sinks Pharmacy to Hold COVID Vaccination Event at ECC
East Central College is working in partnership with Sinks Pharmacy to host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic Tuesday, March 30, on the Union campus.
Sinks Pharmacy will provide and administer 1,000 Moderna vaccines from 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. during the clinic in the Donald Shook Student Center (DSSC) Gym at ECC. The vaccine is available to anyone in the Phase 1 or Phase 2 of the eligibility criterion.
Registration is required to be inoculated. To register visit https://www.eastcentral.edu/vaccine. Anyone receiving a vaccine must be at least 18 years old.
There is no charge to those receiving the vaccine.
The Moderna vaccine requires two doses. The second shot will be given April 27 at the same location. The appointment will be the same time as that of the first shot.
Once registered, participants will select a time between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. to be vaccinated. The ECC gymnasium is located on the second floor of DSSC.
After scheduling the appointment and submitting pertinent information, people will receive a confirmation email. The email will include a consent form, which must be printed, signed and submitted to Sinks Pharmacy staff during the vaccination clinic.
On the day of the appointment people also must bring their driver’s license and insurance (including pharmacy) card to the clinic.
There is an option to cancel or change an appointment time with the confirmation email.
Who is Eligible?
Listed below are examples of who is eligible under Phase 2 of the vaccination rollout.
- Library Employees
• Chemical Sector Employees
• Construction Employees
• Retail Employees
• Grocery Store Employees
• Restaurant Employees
• Higher Education Employees, including student workers
• Government Employees
• Homeless Individuals
• Disproportionately Affected Populations (anyone facing an increased risk of contracting COVID-19 with an emphasis on racial/ethnic minorities)
• Anyone who was eligible during any tier of Phase 1 who was unable to receive their vaccine.
Listed above are just some examples of who is eligible to receive the vaccine. This is not a complete list; for a complete list, visit https://covidvaccine.mo.gov/facts/