Northeast Georgia Health System Announces First COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Events

Monday, January 11th, 2021

Residents across northeast Georgia who are 65 or older can now schedule an appointment to receive a COVID vaccine at one of several events hosted by Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS). Seven COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic events have been planned through the end of January, along with follow-up events at which participants will receive their second dose.

“It’s exciting to finally take this next step in the fight against the pandemic,” said Sakib Maya, MD, medical director of Urgent Care. “I can’t wait to start seeing patients receive their vaccines on Monday morning! We know how anxious they are and we’re proud to offer this service for our community.”

Appointments are required and walk-ins will not be accepted. The event dates and locations are:

Date (first dose) Times City Location Second dose*
January 11 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Oakwood Corporate Plaza
3137 Frontage Road
February 8
January 14   8 a.m. to 8 p.m.     Oakwood Corporate Plaza
3137 Frontage Road
February 11
January 16 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Oakwood Corporate Plaza
3137 Frontage Road
February 13
January 18 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Dawsonville Veteran’s Park
186 Recreation Road
February 15
January 23  8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Winder NGPG Family Health Associates
63 West Candler Street
February 20
January 27  8 a.m. to 8 p.m.       Gainesville NGPG Family Medicine
Medical Park 2
1439 Jesse Jewell Pkwy, Ste. 102
February 24
January 30 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Toccoa NGPG Toccoa Clinic
58 Big A Road
February 27

“We are offering as many appointments as possible with the vaccine supply and staffing resources we have available,” said Bobby Norris, vice president of operations for Northeast Georgia Physicians Group. “We will add more appointments – at more locations – as soon as we can. In the meantime, we appreciate everyone’s patience.”