• FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Baptist Health Care COVID-19 Update #33 March 10 2021 - Vaccination Appointme

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    March 12, 2021
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                            
    Baptist Health Care COVID-19 Update #33 – Vaccination Appointments Available Friday, March 12
    March 10, 2021
    Vaccination Appointments Available at Baptist Health Care
    Baptist Health Care has vaccine appointments available Friday, March 12, while supplies last. Vaccinations will be given by appointment only to those who meet Florida eligibility criteria. Time and location will be provided once the appointment is confirmed.
    COVID-19 vaccinations are currently designated for Florida residents who are one of the following:
    • Age 65 or over
    • Health care workers of any age
    • Sworn law enforcement officers 50 years of age and older
    • Firefighters 50 years of age and older
    • Preschool, K-12 school or day care employees of any age
    People who are in one of the allowable workforce groups must present an ID badge or proof of employment at the appointment.
    Special Information for the Medically Vulnerable
    People under the age of 65 who are medically vulnerable can receive the vaccine with completion of the COVID-19 Determination of Extreme Vulnerability form that is required by the state of Florida. The form must be completed and signed by a person’s physician and brought to the vaccination appointment. The form is available at ebaptisthealthcare.org/easyschedule.
    How to Make a Vaccination Appointment
    Appointments can be made one of three ways:
    • Visit EasySchedule.com. Click “procedure appointment” and complete the registration.
    • Email name and contact information to BHCVaccine@bhcpns.org.
    • Those without email/internet access can call 850.908.SHOT (7468), Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    For more information about this press release or to schedule an interview, please contact Kathy Bowers at 850.791.5254 or BHCMediaRelations@bhcpns.org.
    About Baptist Health Care
    Baptist Health Care is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life’s journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Lakeview Center and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. With more than 7,300 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the second largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.
    Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Lakeview Center ● Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile ● Baptist Medical Park – Navarre ● Baptist Medical Park – Pace ● Baptist Medical Park – Airport ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute ● Cardiology Consultants ● Baptist Health Care Foundation
    Kathy Bowers, APR
    Public Relations Specialist
    Baptist Health Care Marketing
    1300 West Moreno Street
    Pensacola, FL 32501
    P: 850.469.5035 | F: 850.469.5820
    Media Line: 850.791.5254
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