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Need a COVID-19 Vaccine?

The VaxFinder.mass.gov website is updated frequently with new vaccination locations, appointment availability, vaccine types, and more. Check it out and schedule your vaccine today. #TrustTheFacts #GetTheVax

Cape Cod Community College to Host COVID-19 Free Vaccination Clinics Throughout January 2022

Need a COVID-19 Test?

Updated January 5, 2022

PCR Testing Clinics in Barnstable County

Stop the Spread Testing Site at Cape Cod Melody Tent

State-run Stop the Spread testing site that has been established at the Cape Cod Melody Tent.

This site will offer free PCR testing. Hours are:
Mondays, 9 AM to 1 PM
Tuesdays, 1 PM to 6 PM
Wednesdays, 9 AM to 1 PM

***WALK-INS ARE WELCOME!***

NOTE: A valid email address is required for notification of negative results. A nurse will contact anyone with a positive result by phone.

Orleans DPW

Barnstable County continues to offer free PCR testing at the Orleans DPW on Tuesdays, from 9 AM to 11:30 PM. County officials are looking at expanding testing at this site to accommodate Outer Cape residents. Check Barnstable County’s website for updates.

Barnstable County Fairgrounds

There is a PCR testing clinic planned for the Barnstable County Fairgrounds on Thursday, January 13th from 2:30 PM until 4:00 PM.

Testing Opportunities through Cape Cod Health Care and Outer Cape Health Services

Cape Cod Healthcare COVID-19 Testing

Outer Cape Health Services COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 SMART Health Card

Request, view and print your vaccination records and your COVID-19 SMART Health Card from the official Massachusetts Immunization Information System (MIIS). Download here >   myvaxrecords.mass.gov

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Expands Eligibility for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Booster Dose to 16- and 17-Year-Olds

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U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, authorizing the use of a single booster dose for administration to individuals 16 and 17 years of age at least six months after completion of primary vaccination with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine. 

Some appointments are now available to be made with your child’s health care provider and appointments at hundreds of other sites will soon be available on VaxFinder.mass.gov.  

Vaccines for children ages 5-11 are now authorized

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine was authorized by the CDC for use in children ages 5-11 on November 2. Some appointments are now available to be made with your child’s health care provider and appointments at hundreds of other sites will soon be available on VaxFinder.mass.gov.  

CDC Recommends Pfizer Booster at 5 Months, Additional Primary Dose for Certain Immunocompromised Children

CDC is recommending that moderately or severely immunocompromised 5–11-year-olds receive an additional primary dose of vaccine 28 days after their second shot. At this time, only the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is authorized and recommended for children aged 5-11.

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