Lexington Medical Center Now Accepting Walk-Ins for COVID-19 Vaccinations

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Lexington Medical Center Now Accepting Walk-Ins for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Pictured Brookland Baptist Church in West Columbia.

West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is now accepting walk-ins for COVID-19 vaccinations inside the hospital auditorium and at Brookland Baptist Church in West Columbia. Hundreds of spots are available this week. All individuals ages 16 and up are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in South Carolina.

The vaccine clinics are open from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. inside the hospital auditorium at 2728 Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia and at Brookland Baptist Church at 1066 Sunset Boulevard in West Columbia. The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is available at both locations.

All individuals under the age of 18 can only receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Parental consent is not required.

Individuals with questions can call (803) 739 – 3363 Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. A Lexington Medical Center representative will assist them.

To date, Lexington Medical Center has administered more than 60,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. The hospital is thankful for the support it has received as it works to keep our community healthy and safe.

About Lexington Medical Center

Lexington Medical Center is a 557-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes three community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 7,000 health care professionals. The network includes a cardiovascular program recognized by the American College of Cardiology as South Carolina’s first HeartCARE Centerä and a cancer program affiliated with Duke Health. The network also has an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and 70 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating nearly 100,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 4,000 babies each year and performs more than 25,000 surgeries.

 

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