• Booster Shots Approved for Ages 5-11
    On Tuesday, May 17, 2022 the FDA granted emergency use authorization for a booster dose of Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 at least five months after completion of the primary vaccine series. 

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Vaccination Events

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    HSD and OHSU are partnering to provide several family COVID-19 vaccine clinics
    (español) over the coming months. Available vaccines include:

    • Pfizer pediatric dose (two-dose series; ages 5-11)
    • Pfizer adult dose (two-dose series; ages 12 and older; can be given as a booster shot for those 12 and older)
    • Johnson & Johnson (single dose; ages 18 and older; can be given as a booster shot

    CANCELED Date: Saturday, April 2, 2022 & Saturday, April 30, 2022
    Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m..
    Place: Evergreen Middle School, 456 NE Evergreen Rd., Hillsboro

    Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 & Tuesday, May 3, 2022
    Time: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Place: W.L. Henry Elementary School, 1060 SE 24th Ave., Hillsboro

    Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2022 & Tuesday, May 10, 2022
    Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    Place: Tobias Elementary School, 1065 SW 206th Ave., Aloha

    OHSU will also be offering free COVID-19 vaccines at the Proud to be HSD Festival on May 14, and may be adding a third clinic at Rosedale Elementary School in the coming weeks. Please see for additional information and updates.

    Important Information:

    • Safe and free COVID-19 vaccine
    • Masks REQUIRED of all persons attending the vaccine clinic.
    • No appointment, ID or Social Security number required, although some form of identification will make registration easier. 
    • If you have already received one or more vaccine doses, please bring your card with you, if possible. 
    • Children under 15 must have parent/guardian permission to receive the vaccine; if a parent/guardian will not be accompanying the child, the adult with the child must have a signed permission form (English, Spanish) from the parent/guardian.
    • Staff who speak Spanish will be available on site; assistance in languages besides English and Spanish is available upon request. Ask any staff member if you need an interpreter or accommodations. 
    • Contact HSD Family Health Navigator Nico Rueda at 971-301-7258 with questions. 


    Clínicas de vacunación familiar de COVID-19
    HSD y OHSU se han asociado para ofrecer varias clínicas de vacunación familiar de COVID-19 durante los próximos meses. Las vacunas disponibles incluyen:

    • Dosis pediátrica de Pfizer (serie de dos dosis, edades de 5 a 11 años)
    • Dosis para adultos de Pfizer (serie de dos dosis, edades de 12 años en adelante; se puede administrar como una vacuna de refuerzo para los mayores de 12 años) 
    • Johnson & Johnson (dosis única, edades de 18 años en adelante; se puede administrar como una vacuna de refuerzo)

    Fecha: Lunes, 14 de marzo de 2022 y lunes, 4 de abril de 2022
    Hora: 5:00 p.m. a 7:00 p.m.
    Lugar: Escuela Primaria Quatama, 6905 NE Campus Way, Hillsboro

    Fecha: Miércoles, 16 de marzo de 2022 y miércoles, 13 de abril de 2022
    Hora: 3:00 p.m. a 7:00 p.m.
    Lugar: Escuela Primaria Rosedale, 3901 SE 67th Ave., Beaverton

    Fecha: Sábado, 2 de abril de 2022 y sábado, 30 de abril de 2022
    Hora: 11:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.
    Lugar: Escuela Secundaria Evergreen, 456 NE Evergreen Rd., Hillsboro

    Fecha: Martes, 12 de abril de 2022 y martes, 3 de mayo de 2022
    Hora: 3:00 p.m. a 7:00 p.m.
    Lugar: Escuela Primaria W.L. Henry, 1060 SE 24th Ave., Hillsboro

    Fecha: Martes, 19 de abril de 2022 y martes, 10 de mayo de 2022
    Hora: 5:00 p.m. a 7:00 p.m.
    Lugar: Escuela Primaria Tobias, 1065 SW 206th Ave., Aloha

    Información importante:

    • La vacuna de COVID-19 es gratuita y segura.
    • Se REQUIERE el uso de mascarillas para todas las personas que asistan a la clínica de vacunación.
    • No se requiere cita, identificación o número de seguro social, pero sí cuenta con alguna identificación ayudaría a agilizar el proceso de registro. 
    • Si ya ha recibido una o más dosis de la vacuna, por favor, traiga su comprobante si es posible. 
    • Los niños menores de 15 años deben contar con un permiso de los padres/tutores legales para recibir la vacuna; si un padre/tutor legal no puede acompañar al niño, el adulto que lo acompaña debe tener un formulario de permiso firmado (inglés, español) por el  padre/tutor legal.
    • Habrá personal que habla español en los sitios de vacunación; habrá apoyo disponible en otros idiomas además del inglés y español si se solicita con anticipación. Pregunte a cualquier miembro del personal si necesita un intérprete o acomodaciones.
    • Comuníquese con el facilitador de salud familiar de HSD Nico Rueda al 971-301-7258 si tiene preguntas. 


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COVID-19 Vaccine Overview

  • Vaccinating people against COVID-19 is a key step to slowing community spread of the virus and reaching herd immunity. 

    Because supplies of the authorized vaccines are limited, states have been prioritizing groups of people for vaccination. In group 1a are front-line healthcare workers and elderly people in congregate care settings. K-12 educators and staff are in group 1b. 

    On Tuesday, January 12, 2021, Governor Kate Brown announced that Oregon would be expanding COVID-19 vaccination to include certain populations from group 1b, including K-12 educators and staff. Read the full press release here

    From that point forward, we have been working with local healthcare providers to ensure our staff have opportunities to be vaccinated. 

    As of Friday, March 5, specific vaccination clinics for educators had been discontinued, as it was believed a saturation point had been reached. K-12 educators and support staff do still remain eligible, and that includes newly-hired staff, substitutes, and high school coaches and activity advisors. If you are in one of these groups and have not yet received your vaccination, please visit Get Vaccinated Oregon to sign up for notification of when a vaccination appointment is available to you. 


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