COVID-19 Vaccine Information

COVID-19 Booster Doses

The CDC now recommends that people aged 65 years and older, residents in long-term care settings, and people aged 50–64 years with underlying medical conditions should receive a booster shot of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 Vaccine at least 6 months after completing their Pfizer-BioNTech primary series. Other groups may receive a booster shot based on their individual risk and benefit. Read CDC’s media statement. Additional information is available on the CDC’s website https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/booster-shot.html.

NKY Health’s Vaccine Clinics/Available Appointments

Appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are accepted. If you have questions about an appointment scheduled at one of the NKY Health vaccine clinics, please email us at nkywebmaster@nkyhealth.org.

  • Boone County Health Center 7505 Burlington Pike, Florence, KY 41042. Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4 pm.  Call the Boone County Health Center at 859-363-2060 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.
  • Campbell County Health Center 1098 Monmouth St., Newport, KY 41071. Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4 pm.  Call the Campbell County Health Center at 859-431-1704 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.
  • Grant County Health Center  234 Barnes Road, Williamstown, KY  41097. Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4 pm.  Call the Grant County Health Center at 859-824-5074 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.
  • Kenton County Health Center 2002 Madison Ave., Covington, KY 41014. Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4 pm.  Call the Kenton County Health Center at 859-431-3345 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.

 

Northern Kentucky Vaccine Providers

If you have questions or need to cancel, confirm or reschedule an appointment with any of the vaccine providers listed on this page, please contact the provider directly. NKY Health cannot confirm, schedule, cancel or change appointments with other providers and we are unable to answer questions on their behalf.

 

COVID-19 Vaccines for People Aged 12 – 17:

NKY Health is now providing COVID-19 vaccines to children age 12+. Please contact the NKY Health Center in your county to schedule an appointment. To view a list of NKY Health Centers with contact information, please visit https://nkyhealth.org/contact-us/locations/county-health-centers/.

Pfizer is the only approved COVID-19 vaccine for people under the age of 18. The following vaccine providers are also providing vaccinations to children age 12 – 17:
You may also inquire with your child’s pediatrician or school for more information on vaccinating your child aged 12-17.

St. Elizabeth COVID-19 Vaccinations:

Beginning June 1, 2021, St. Elizabeth will transition COVID vaccine appointments from its dedicated St. Elizabeth Training and Education Center (SETEC) vaccine clinic to St. Elizabeth Physicians (SEP) primary care locations. Throughout the first two weeks of June, COVID vaccinations will become available at select SEP practices with all primary care locations online by mid-June.

Initially, the Moderna vaccine will be the only vaccine administered at the SEP primary care practices. When seeing their provider, patients will have the option to receive their vaccine at their appointment. Appointments for the second dose will be made before leaving the office.

For more information, please visit the St. Elizabeth COVID-19 Vaccine website.

 

COVID Vaccine Finder

To view vaccine appointments in your area, please visit VaccineFinder.org

Scheduling an Appointment

Northern Kentuckians aged 12 and above are eligible for a vaccine. 

The only vaccine approved for use in individuals under 18 is Pfizer. 

Please make sure you have read and understood all of the following information before scheduling an appointment:

  • You must wear a mask at your appointment and remain socially distanced from others.
  • If you are positive for COVID-19, you may be vaccinated after you are considered recovered and out of isolation/quarantine. We encourage you to talk to your healthcare provider about when you should receive the vaccine.
  • After you receive a vaccination, you must continue to follow regulations and guidance issued by the state and/or the CDC. 
  • Some partners will bill insurance for an administrative fee.

 

 

Dr. Saddler and Dr. Tolbert Discuss Vaccines

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

General COVID-19 Vaccine Information

 

For up-to-date information on Kentucky’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts, please visit https://govstatus.egov.com/ky-covid-vaccine