FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – MedStar has partnered with the City of Fort Worth in offering a community COVID-19 vaccine clinic — today — where no appointment is needed.
There are up to 1,000 vaccines available.READ MORE: 'I'm Afraid We're Going To See A Surge Of Violence' Says Texas Criminologist Following Recent Mass Shootings
As of 8 a.m. there was no line at the clinic located at the Handley Meadowbrook Community Center on Beaty St.
People can park at Handley Field across the street.
The community center parking lot is reserved to those who have difficulty walking or require the use of wheelchairs or other devices.READ MORE: Texas Grand Jury To Consider Charges In Shooting Death Of Protester Garrett Foster Last Summer
Here’s Who’s Eligible:
• Direct healthcare workers
• Residents of long-term care facilities
• People 50 years of age and above – OR – • People 18 years of age and above with at least one chronic medical condition that puts them at increased risk for severe illness from the virus that causes COVID-19.MORE NEWS: As Pandemic Restrictions Ease, Child Abuse Reports Rise In North Texas
• School and childcare personnel