COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Vaccines offer protection How can vaccines help protect me and my loved ones? Immunization helps save millions of lives every year. Whereas most medicines treat or cure diseases, vaccines can help prevent them by working with your body’s natural defenses to build protection. When you receive a vaccine, your immune…

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COVID-19 vaccine FAQs

Is there a vaccine for COVID-19? Two manufacturers (Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna) are anticipated to be granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for their recently developed COVID-19 vaccines. An EUA is issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) if and when clinical studies demonstrate safety and effectiveness. The EUA process…

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Visitor Restrictions

Visitor Restrictions

Southwest Medical Center is reinstating visitor restrictions to prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses, including SARS-Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).  We are taking this additional measure to protect the health of our patients, their loved ones, and our medical staff. Effective immediately, anyone under the age of 18 is restricted from visiting,…

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