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COVID vaccine for 6+ months

***Update (9/13/2022):

Vaccine at Genesis Pediatrics:

We will now be scheduling appointments for COVID vaccine as Nurse visits. Please call the office to schedule: 585-426-4100. Limited spots are available.

Questions about the vaccine can be addressed by your provider by scheduling a vaccine counseling visit (via Telemedicine or in-office) for a discussion.

Community-Based COVID-19 Vaccination for Young Children

Golisano Children’s Hospital (GCH) and Acute Kids in Webster are offering community vaccination for children ages 6 months through 5 years old who recently became eligible for COVID-19 vaccines.

  • Find an appointment at GCH here.
  • Find an appointment at Acute Kids here.

Families looking for more information on the vaccine are again being encouraged to contact their child’s primary care provider or read this FAQ, developed by the GCH Pediatric Infectious Disease team who led local COVID-19 vaccine studies in the Rochester area.

Community pharmacies are now vaccinating children ages 3 years and older in most cases. Below is specific pharmacy information and links to access scheduling.

**Please note that not all pharmacies will be carrying both Moderna and Pfizer branded vaccines.

Pediatric COVID vaccine for under 5 years old available at community pharmacies
PharmacyScheduling WebsiteAge Vaccine AvailableNotes
CVSCOVID Vaccine – Schedule a COVID-19 Vaccine | CVS Pharmacy5+ PfizerCurrently COVID Vaccine not available for children under 5 at CVS Pharmacy locations
Rite AidVaccine Scheduler – Qualifier (riteaid.com)3+ PfizerAbility to schedule appointment via zip code on website
WalgreensCOVID-19 Vaccination | Walgreens Immunization Services3+ PfizerAbility to schedule appointment via zip code on website
WalmartBook COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment | Flu Shots & Immunizations – Walmart.com3+ Awaiting SupplyCurrently awaiting product will begin scheduling appointments and administering doses once the supply arrives
WegmansWegmans Pharmacy | Wegmans to Wegmans Pharmacy | Prescriptions, Immunizations & More3+Awaiting Supply – Website Indicates ModernaCurrently awaiting product will begin scheduling appointments and administering doses once the supply arrives

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COVID and Flu vaccines

We are scheduling appointments for COVID vaccine as Nurse visits. Please call the office to schedule: 585-426-4100.

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