UHealth Pediatric Mobile Unit Provides COVID Vaccinations To Kids In Underserved Communities – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The UHealth pediatric mobile unit took to the streets on Monday to provide the COVID-19 vaccine to anyone aged 12 and above.

The mobile health unit was stationed at Visitation Catholic Church at 100 NE 191st Street in Northeast Miami-Dade.

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It had all three vaccines available. The single-shot Johnson and Johnson and the Moderna vaccine for those 18 and older and the Pfizer vaccine, which is the only one approved for kids 12 and above.

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The UHealth pediatric mobile unit, which provides free medical care to the most underserved populations, will make several other stops throughout Miami-Dade County this week.

Here is the schedule:

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Tuesday 5/18: Center for Haitian Studies;  8260 NE 2nd Avenue Miami, FL 33138
Wednesday 5/19: Air Base K-8 Center for International Education; 12829 S.W. 272 St. Homestead, FL 33032
Friday 5/21: Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church; 11691 N.W. 25 St. Doral, FL 33172
Saturday 5/22: Little Havana Health Fair and Vaccinations (Next to Jose Marti Park) ; 434 S.W. 3rd Ave. Miami, FL 33130

Appointments can be scheduled by calling (305) 243-6407. Walk-ins are also welcome.

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