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COVID-19 Vaccine

Get Your COVID-19 Vaccine

Day Kimball Healthcare is pleased to provide access to the COVID-19 vaccine in the communities we serve.   

Day Kimball will update you as new information becomes available.


First & Second Doses Available

Access to all three vaccine products remains available at no cost through any of our Day Kimball Medical Group adult and pediatric primary care practices.

Third Dose (Boosters)

Certain immunocompromised individuals may be eligible to receive a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer or Moderna). Learn more >


Call any of these DKMG Practices and Get Vaccinated!

 

Primary Care

Family Medicine

 

45 Green Hollow Road | Danielson, CT 06239
(860) 774-1255

7 Kennedy Drive | Putnam, CT 06260 
(860) 928-7704

Internal Medicine
Day Kimball Healthcare Center
612 Hartford Pike | Dayville, CT 06241 
(860) 779-0867

Day Kimball Healthcare Center
12 Lathrop Road | Plainfield, CT 06374
(860) 457-9191

Pediatrics
Day Kimball Healthcare Center
12 Lathrop Road | Plainfield, CT 06374 
(860) 457-9191

Day Kimball Hospital Campus
320 Pomfret Street | Putnam, CT 06260
(860) 963-6390

Remember to bring a form of ID, and wear a mask and clothing that will allow for easy access to upper arm.


Vaccine Clinics at Day Kimball Hospital

Beginning Monday, June 21, 2021, Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH) will transition COVID-19 vaccinations from its existing clinics at Day Kimball Hospital to its Day Kimball Medical Group (DKMG) adult and pediatric primary care practice locations. Learn more >


Vaccine Eligibility

Everyone 12 years and older is eligible to receive vaccine in Connecticut.

For more information of eligibility requirements, click here >


Until a vaccine is available to everyone, it is important to continue wearing masks, social distancing, and practicing basic hand hygiene.


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