Vaccines at PCHC
Welcome to PCHC’s vaccination information page. Please click on the drop-down below to see information about the different flu and COVID-19 vaccines we are currently offering. If you have any questions regarding any of the information or would like to schedule an appointment please call (207) 355-5066
Please note: For Seaport and Jackman please call those particular practices to schedule your vaccine.
Vaccine Schedule – Nov. 22-24, 2021
Tuesday, November 23rd– Auburn Hall (Moderna and Flu) 7:30a-4:30p, Walk-ins available.
Wednesday, November 24th– Auburn Hall (Moderna and Flu) Appts available from 7:00a-5:00p, (J&J)12:00p-5:00p Walk-ins available.
FLU VACCINATION SCHEDULE:
PCHC is now offering a flu vaccination given at Auburn Hall (103 Maine Ave in Bangor) every Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday and Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dial (207) 355-5196 to make an appointment. Walk-Ins are also welcome.
PCHC COVID-19 CLINIC SCHEDULE:
Every Tuesday and Wednesday, and Thursday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Walk-Ins available) Dial (207) 355-5196 to make an appointment. Walk-Ins are also welcome.
PCHC is now holding regular COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics. Vaccines are available to all members of the communities we serve.
Weekly COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics are held at the PCHC Auburn Hall located at 103 Maine Avenue in Bangor.
MODERNA VACCINE INFO:
Moderna Vaccine is available to people who are age 18 and over, currently offered every Wednesday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Moderna vaccine is a 2 dose (sometimes 3, see below) vaccination, given 28 days apart
PFIZER VACCINE INFO:
Pfizer Vaccine is available to persons age 12 and over, currently offered every Thursday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. This vaccine is a 2 dose series, given 21 days apart.
JOHNSON & JOHNSON:
The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is available to persons 12 and over and is currently offered on Wednesdays, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This is a one-shot vaccine.
THIRD DOSE VACCINE RECOMMENDATIONS:
There are recommendations for some people to receive the 3rd dose of Moderna and Pfizer. If you have received 2 doses of Moderna or Pfizer and you have one of the qualifying conditions listed below, please call us now to make your appointment. If appropriate for you, this 3rd dose is to be given at an interval of at least 28 days from your 2nd Moderna or Pfizer vaccine.
Criteria for 3rd dose of COVID-19 Vaccine due to an Immunocompromising Condition (listed by the CDC, FDA, and ACIP)
- Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the blood
- Received an organ transplant and are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
- Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
- Advanced or untreated HIV infection
- Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress your immune response
Those eligible for Pfizer Booster, 6 months after their last dose of their Pfizer Primary Series, include:
- Effective immediately, November 17, 2021 people ages 18 and over may receive a booster shot in Maine if:
- They completed the two-dose Pfizer or Moderna vaccine series at least six months ago; OR
- They received the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine at least two months age
- For moderately and severely immunocompromised persons, the booster dose may be given after an additional (3rd) primary series dose (for a total of 4 doses)