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COVID-19 vaccine appointments are only available for Reliant primary care patients ages 6 months – 11 years old at this time. We understand this may be disappointing for some of our patients and apologize for the inconvenience.
COVID-19 vaccination is important for your health, and we hope you will seek vaccination elsewhere. Below is information about how to receive a COVID-19 vaccination in Massachusetts.
The FDA and CDC have approved the emergency use of the COVID-19 Moderna and Pfizer vaccines for children ages 6 months through 5 years old. Reliant Medical Group pediatricians recommend all eligible pediatric patients receive the vaccine, as it’s important for children’s health and the health and safety of those around them.
For more information on the pediatric COVID-19 vaccine, visit the CDC’s website.
If you have questions or concerns about your child receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, please consult with your pediatrician.
Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccination – Ages 6 months-4 years old
The CDC and FDA have approved emergency use of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in children under age 5. These vaccines are safe and effective.
We are pleased to offer Moderna pediatric COVID-19 vaccination for Reliant primary care patients ages 6 months through 4 years old. Appointments are required and can be scheduled by contacting your child’s primary care provider’s office via MyChart or phone.
We offer Moderna pediatric COVID-19 vaccination for Reliant primary care patients ages 5-11 years old. Appointments are required and can be scheduled by contacting your child’s primary care provider’s office via MyChart or phone. Vaccines for this age group are also available at retail pharmacies like CVS and local vaccination sites. Visit vaxfinder.mass.gov to see a list of all vaccination locations in the state.
Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine Exceptions
To find a vaccine site near you, visit www.vaxfinder.mass.gov. Patients without internet access can call 2-1-1 for assistance.
Homebound Vaccination Program
Massachusetts has launched a COVID-19 Homebound Vaccination program for people who are not able to leave their home to get to a vaccination site, even with assistance. If you or your loved one is eligible for an in-home vaccination, you can call the Homebound Vaccination Central Intake Line at (833) 983-0485. You will be able to speak with a representative who will ask questions to determine if an in-home vaccination is appropriate. If in-home vaccination is appropriate, you will be registered with the State Homebound Vaccine Provider or referred to your local Board of Health to schedule an appointment. Learn more here: https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-homebound-vaccination-program
Regardless of your vaccination status, we are still in a pandemic and keeping yourself and others safe is extremely important. Click here to read the precautions that the CDC recommends you take, and what’s changed, if you’ve been fully vaccinated.
Many companies and federal, state and municipal offices are requiring employees to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus. Reliant Medical Group supports vaccination for all eligible individuals. Therefore, in accordance with CDC and Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine guidelines, Reliant is not providing COVID-19 vaccine medical exemption letters unless a patient has had history of a severe allergic reaction or anaphylaxis to one of the ingredients in the COVID-19 vaccine. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/faq.html
In order to keep our patients and staff safe, Reliant Medical Group employees were required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of November 30, 2021.