Local COVID-19 Guidance, Testing & Vaccines
Munson Army Health Center does not have walk-in COVID-19 testing. If you are ill and need immediate care, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. If you feel you need to be tested for COVID-19, call our appointment line. The appointment clerk will then ask a series of questions for communication with the COVID Team. The COVID Team nurse will call you back with instructions for testing if deemed necessary.
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First and Second Vaccine Location, Day, and Times
If you have received your first dose of Moderna and you are affilated with Fort Leavenworth, then you are welcome to get your second dose with us. We are vaccinating all Fort Leavenworth personnel, spouses, family member over the age of 18. retirees, and Fort Leavenworth school teachers. For more information on when you can receive your second vaccination for Moderna CLICK HERE
. You may get your second dose 4 days early or up to 6 weeks after your first dose.
We now have in limited quantities the Pfizer vaccine. The Pfizer vaccine has been FDA approved for ages 12 and up. We are currently vaccinating ages 12 and over. The times and days may change so visit our FB page for the latest information. See this latest graphic below.
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If you would like to ask a question through our website, go to our CONTACT US
page. We will answer your questions M-F 8 a.m.-4 p.m. You may call our COVID Vaccine message hotline at 684-6099 (currently unavailable due to technical difficulties) for the most updated information on populations and events.
The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective and authorized by the FDA and CDC based on clinical testing. The vaccine is voluntary, but medical experts and doctors recommend the vaccine for community immunity.The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine requires two shots 28 days apart and can not be mixed with another brand. Munson Army Health Center is distributing the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine according to the DoD population schema and based on availability of the vaccine.
COVID-19 Vaccine Safety
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under Emergency Use Authorized the use of a COVID-19 vaccine after careful and rigorous testing and trials. DoD has full confidence in the safety, and efficacy of vaccine(s) and transparency in the latest vaccine(s) information.