COVID-19 vaccines are available to persons aged 12 years and older through Hattiesburg Clinic. For information on vaccines for those under the age of 12, please contact your pediatrician’s office.
It is recommended that everyone ages 5 years and older receive an updated COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of whether they previously completed their (monovalent) primary series.
Patients can schedule an appointment by:
For everyone aged 12 years and older, the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is available on the first floor of Hattiesburg Clinic located at 415 South 28th Avenue.
Currently, Hattiesburg Clinic is only offering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at its main location. However, please check with your primary care physician for alternative vaccines that may be available.
Appointments may be booked through Iris, Hattiesburg Clinic’s patient portal, or by calling (601) 261-1620.
Those six months and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends all eligible persons, 5 years and older get 1 updated COVID-19 vaccine to protect against serious injury1.
Vaccines are recommended for everyone six months and older. Children aged 6 months – 4 years may require more than a single dose to be up to date2. Similarly, those moderately or severely immunocompromised may need additional doses of the updated COVID-19 vaccine.
Please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more information on COVID-19 vaccinations for specific groups.
Being “fully vaccinated” is the term commonly used when a person is up to date on their covid vaccine. For those who are not immunocompromised, that means:
You are up to date when you get 1 updated COVID-19 vaccine2.
You are up to date when you get all recommended doses, including at least 1 dose of updated COVID-19 vaccine2.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that people ages 6 months and older get a flu vaccine by the end of October – especially those who are more likely to develop medical problems from the illness. Even if received later than October, the vaccine will still provide protection. For more information on the CDC’s flu vaccine recommendations, visit this CDC page.
As a convenience to our patients, Hattiesburg Clinic offers flu shots Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., on the first floor of the main clinic. Flu shots are available to the general public during the current flu season.