Get a COVID-19 Vaccine

Last updated on May 12, 2021

Vaccination Checklist

  1. If you have any questions or concerns, schedule a separate appointment with your primary care provider before receiving your vaccine to prevent delays.
  2. Please, only make one appointment. Your vaccination appointment means a vaccine is saved for you. 
  3. Bring any required paperwork and your vaccine card (if this is your second dose). If you do not have a printer, please arrive prepared to complete the form in your vehicle with a pen and writing surface. If you need any special accommodations, please contact the clinic. 

This information is NOT REQUIRED to receive a vaccine.

Vaccine providers may ask for any of the following information due to clinic policy. You do not need to provide it to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

If you are age 18 or over

THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO RECEIVE YOUR VACCINE

  1. Get your vaccine through the Hood River County Health Department.
    • Every Thursday (except May 20), 9 a.m.-12 p.m., at the health department. Drop-in only. No appointment needed. Learn more here
    • Thursday, May 20, 2:15 p.m.-4 p.m., at River of Life Assembly. Moderna first and second doses. Schedule here.
  2. Primary care providers that are listed below will offer vaccinations to existing clients. Please see clinic profile for more information. 
  3. There may be vaccinations at Rite AidSafeway, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies. Please see additional information on their websites.

Migrant and seasonal farmworkers; seafood and agricultural workers; food processing workers

THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO RECEIVE YOUR VACCINE

  1. Schedule your appointment at One Community Health. Off-site events are available for agricultural and food processing employers. Please see the OCH website for more information.
  2. Get your vaccine through the Hood River County Health Department.
    • Every Thursday (except May 20), 9 a.m.-12 p.m., at the health department. Drop-in only. No appointment needed. Learn more here
    • Thursday, May 20, 2:15 p.m.-4 p.m., at River of Life Assembly. Moderna first and second doses. Schedule here.
  3. There may be vaccinations at Rite AidSafeway, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies. Please see additional information on their websites.

If you are age 16 to 17

Pfizer’s vaccine is the only COVID-19 vaccine currently authorized by the Food and Drug Administration for use in those ages 16 to 17 years old.

THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO RECEIVE YOUR PFIZER VACCINE

  1. The School-Based Health Center at Hood River Valley High School will be vaccinating individuals ages 16-18. You do not need to be a student at HRVHS to attend. Click here to sign up or call 541-308-8345.
  2. If you are an established patient of Providence in Hood River, contact your healthcare provider to schedule.
  3. If you are not an established patient of Providence, call Providence Occupational Medicine at 541-387-6383 to schedule. A telemedicine visit is required.

If you are age 12 to 15

Pfizer’s vaccine is the only COVID-19 vaccine currently authorized by the Food and Drug Administration for use in those ages 12 to 15 years old. There are several more steps needed before the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is available in Oregon for this age group.

THERE ARE 3 WAYS TO RECEIVE YOUR PFIZER VACCINE

  1. Register with One Community Health. Click here to be added to the waitlist or call 541.386.6380.
  2. If you are an established patient of Providence in Hood River, contact your healthcare provider to schedule.
  3. If you are not an established patient of Providence, call Providence Occupational Medicine at 541-387-6383 to schedule. A telemedicine visit is required.

Primary care providers offering COVID-19 vaccines

Check to see if your primary care provider is listed below. The second dose of your COVID-19 vaccine will be given at the same location as your first. You will be contacted to receive your second dose 4-6 weeks after you receive your first dose.

YES, my provider is on this list

If your primary care provider is listed, they will contact you to schedule your COVID-19 vaccination appointment when a vaccine is available for you. 

Columbia Gorge Family Medicine clients need to sign up on an online vaccination request form. Please see additional instructions on their website, CGFM.com.

PROVIDERS:

  • Peter Benziger, MD
  • Clara DeLeon, PA
  • Elizabeth Foster, MD
  • Tony Gay, MD
  • Tyler Gray, MD
  • Kathleen Pickering, PA
  • Jessica Porter, MD
  • Matt Sperry, MD
  • Lisa Sponhauer, NP

PROVIDERS:

  • Jeff Horacek, MD

PROVIDERS:

  • Neal Douglas, MD

PROVIDERS:

  • Orlando Acosta, MD
  • Molly Fauth, MD
  • Bob Gobbo, MD
  • Corinda Hankins, MD
  • Sondi Koch, PA-C
  • Mariah McAlister, MD
  • Kate McKenna, MD, MPH
  • Brooke Nicholls, FNP-C
  • Greg Parker, MD
  • Constance Serra, MD
  • Natalie Speck, MD

PROVIDERS:

  • Douglas Grissom, MD
  • Mike Harris, MD
  • Maria McCormick, MD
  • Janet Sjoblom, MD

PROVIDERS:

  • Michelle Edwards, PA-C
  • Jonathan Kukier, MD
  • Kayla Nixon, FNP
  • Molly Olsen, MD
  • Jodi Ready, MD
  • Stephen Vogt, MD

PROVIDERS:

  • Megan Barton, FNP
  • Christopher Van Tilburg, MD

 

 

 

 

PROVIDERS:

  • James Brauer, MD
  • Charles Buser, MD
  • Deana Dahl, FNP-C
  • Robert Fiske, PA-C
  • James Pennington, MD
  • Laura Starrett, MD
  • Richard Starrett, MD
  • Chardonnay Vance, MD

 

 

Take the CAT bus to your COVID-19 vaccination appointment

To schedule a ride to your vaccination appointment using public transportation, call Columbia Area Transit (CAT) at 541-386-4202. Let CAT staff know that you need to schedule a “COVID vaccine” ride.

  • Cost is $2 each way or free if you have a Dial-a-Ride GOrge Pass.
  • A “COVID vaccine” ride can be scheduled in advance or the same day Monday-Friday,
    8 a.m.-5:45 p.m.