About Vaccine for COVID-19

Doses Administered in Sierra County

Last up-dated 5/13/2021
Moderna 2536 (1374 second doses)
Pfizer 48 (23 second doses)
Johnson & Johnson 28
Total Doses (including second doses): 2612

Pfizer Vaccine available for children and teens age 12 and up.

American Academy of Pediatrics Calls for Children and Teens Age 12 and Up to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine (aap.org).

California to Open Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccination Appointments for 12-15 Age Group

Click on the image below to open and print the Children's COVID-19 Vaccine Consent Form.

COVID19 Children's Vaccine Consent Form

All Californian's can register to receive updates about new vaccine appointments and locations available in their area by going to My Turn - California COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduling & Notifications

Due to the high number of Sierra County residents already vaccinated, and expanded availability of vaccine throughout California, Sierra County Public Health is no longer maintaining an interest/wait list.

 Options to schedule COVID-19 vaccinations:

  1. Your Health Care Provider 
  2. Veterans Services 
  3. Pharmacies:  AlbertsonsCVS, Rite Aid, Sam’s Club, Safeway, Smiths, Walgreens, Walmart
  4.  https://myturn.ca.gov/ 
  5. 1-833-422-4255 (M-F 8AM-8PM, Sat-Sun 8AM-5PM) for assistance. 
  6. GETVAX: Text your zip code to 438829 and three locations will be texted back to you. Contact locations to schedule.

OPEN TO SIERRA COUNTY 16-17  YEAR OLDS

 Vaccination Opportunity in Plumas County

Please call Plumas County Public Health at (530) 283-7080 for more information and to sign up.

Parent/Guardian consent required for vaccination. 

Please print/complete the Vaccination Screening Form at the link(s) below and bring it with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 Vaccine. As of 12/21/2020 vaccines with an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) are Johnson and Johnson,  Pfizer and Moderna.

CDC & CDPH: Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

CDPH: Fact Sheet: Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Benefits and Risks

CDC & FDA: FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine Use 04-23-21

CDC: Joint CDC and FDA Statement on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine 04-13-21

CDC: Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine 

CDC: Different COVID-19 Vaccines

CDC: What to Expect After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine

CDC: COVID-19 Vaccine Home

FDA: COVID-19 Vaccine Information and EUA

CDPH: Sign up for the Vaccinate All 58 Newsletter 


Where do I report a reaction to a vaccination?

Report an adverse event to VAERS -Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. VAERS is a passive reporting system, meaning it relies on individuals to send in reports of their experiences. Anyone can submit a report to VAERS, including parents and patients.

COVID 19 Vaccine Fact Sheet English
Which Vaccine is Right for Me Fact Sheet
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