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Health leaders are worried about the amount of vaccine misinformation that could keep people...
Health leaders are worried about the amount of vaccine misinformation that could keep people from getting the shot.(ky3)
Published: Aug. 26, 2021 at 4:10 PM CDT|Updated: Jan. 31, 2022 at 8:42 AM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - We want you to stay updated on the latest rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine and how to get tested.

How to find a COVID-19 vaccine:

Missouri set up its own dashboard for vaccine distribution: CLICK HERE

For Springfield Medical Providers:

Vaccine 417 (Info about vaccines/clinics):



Jordan Valley Community Health Center:

Lake Regional Hospital:

For Missouri’s Navigator Vaccine Registration: or call (877)435-8411 to have someone fill it out and submit it for you.

For Arkansas’ Vaccine Registration at Pharmacies: or call 1-800-462-0599.

Find a Vaccine in the Ozarks:

Missouri health officials provide this interactive map below to show you where to find the COVID-19 vaccine:

Vaccination Progress:

This is an interactive map below that looks at the progress made. Click on each state to see the stock available, the percentage of population vaccinated, and the total administered. If you have questions about the vaccine, health experts say you should consult your physician.

See the latest case counts for Arkansas, Missouri, and counties in the Ozarks. CLICK HERE:


Free at-home Tests through the state of Missouri:

Springfield-Greene County Health Dept. Interactive Map:

Mercy Springfield

Rapid testing available at all Mercy clinics for patients with and without symptoms


Rapid COVID-19 testing, but only in select situations under direction from a health care provider

Virtual visits are encouraged to determine if testing at a location is necessary

Citizens Memorial Hospital

COVID-19 drive-thru testing available Monday-Saturday (8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

Standard COVID-19 test, not a rapid test or antibody test

Alps Locations

Standard PCR tests, rapid tests, and antigen tests all offered

Schedule at


Drive-thru testing is offered at thousands of locations, most sent to labs for processing

Rapid testing offered at Springfield location at 2715 East Battlefield Street


Rapid COVID-19 tests offered now offered in Springfield and select locations

Free standard testing is available at some locations


Required to take an online survey, then schedule a test

Standard tests, rapid tests, and antigen tests all offered

Springfield Express Care Clinic (Jordan Valley Community Health Center)

Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. -7 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Walk-in Clinic: Standard, Rapid and Antibody testing available

Hollister, Republic, Marshfield & Lebanon Clinics (Jordan Valley Community Health Center):

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Standard and Rapid testing available. Call location for more information.

Ozark Valley Medical Clinics

Standard, rapid, and antibody testing offered at various costs

Available in sites in Springfield, Branson, and Ozark

NOTE: The CDC offers these considerations for people looking to get tested:

  • People who have symptoms of COVID-19.
  • People who have had close contact (within 6 feet for a total of 15 minutes or more) with someone with confirmed COVID-19.
  • People who have taken part in activities that put them at higher risk for COVID-19 because they cannot socially distance themselves as needed, such as travel, attending large social or mass gatherings, or being in crowded indoor settings.
  • People who have been asked or referred to get testing by their healthcare provider, local icon or state health department.


MISSOURI CORONAVIRUS HOTLINE: The state Department of Health and Senior Services said residents and medical providers needing advice on the virus can call 877-435-8411 at any time on any day.

CDC: The Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta is on the frontlines of the battle to prevent the spread of coronavirus. It offers guidance for you and your business. Click HERE.


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Prevent the spread of COVID-19 virus and other respiratory viruses:

· Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

· Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

· Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.

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