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WZZHC hosting three-day pop-up COVID-19 vaccine event

CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center in Pawhuska is hosting a COVID-19 vaccine pop-up event starting Friday, Aug. 13 in Pawhuska.

The pop-up vaccine event is scheduled for today, Aug. 13, Monday, Aug. 16, and Wednesday, Aug. 18, which will be held in the tent next to the clinic on the Osage Nation government campus.

“We will be offering (COVID-19) vaccines to anyone that meets the guidelines and wants one,” the WZZHC stated, adding those interested must also bring a valid form of identification.

The vaccines are available to adults age 18 and older and minors who are between the ages of 12 and 17. Those who are minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Vaccines will be administered by appointment only, which can be scheduled by calling the WZZHC COVID hotline at (918) 287-0028.

The WZZHC is located at 715 Grandview in Pawhuska. Follow the “Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center” on Facebook for further updates on the COVID-19 vaccine and other services.

For more information on other clinic and patient services, visit the WZZHC website at: www.osagenation-nsn.gov/what-we-do/wahzhazhe-health-center