Cone Health Opens Vaccination Clinic in Alamance County
The location serves a dual purpose as a testing and vaccination clinic.
Cone Health will begin vaccinating people against COVID-19 in Burlington. The clinic will be at the Burlington Manufacturers’ Outlet Center at 2363 Corporation Pkwy. Vaccinations are for those 65 and older.
The COVID-19 vaccination clinic opens Thursday, Feb. 4. Vaccinations will be provided Monday-Sunday from 8-12 pm. Appointments are required.
This provides an additional location for people wanting a vaccination through Cone Health. Those 65 and older are encouraged to join the Cone Health vaccine wait list by going to conehealth.com/vaccine, texting “VACCINE” to 88453 or by calling 336-890-1188. People on the wait list will be notified once an appointment is available. Efforts will be made to offer appointments in Burlington or Greensboro according to the person’s address.
“I encourage everyone to get this safe, and effective vaccine as soon as they are eligible,” says Debbie Grant, DNP, RN, vice president, clinical support services, Cone Health. “We need to help those most at risk from COVID-19. Getting those 65+ vaccinated will go a long way toward doing that.”
COVID-19 testing is moving from Alamance Regional Medical Center to the Burlington Manufacturers’ Outlet Center on Thursday, February 4th. Testing hours will be Monday-Friday, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Appointments are required. Go to conehealth.com/testing to register or text “COVID” to 88453.The Alamance Regional testing site will close at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 3, and reopen in the new location on Thursday, Feb. 4.
Cone Health has vaccinated more than 23,000 people against COVID-19 since Dec. 18.