About Vaccine for COVID-19

Doses Administered in Sierra County

Last up-dated 5/13/2021
Moderna 2601 (1374 second doses)
Pfizer 48 (23 second doses)
Johnson & Johnson 28
Total Doses (including second doses): 2677

Now everybody 12 years and older  can make an appointment to receive a COVID-19 Vaccination by going to: My Turn - California COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduling & Notifications

Due to the high number of Sierra County residents already vaccinated, and expanded availability of vaccine throughout California, Sierra County Public Health is no longer maintaining an interest/wait list.

 Options to schedule COVID-19 vaccinations:

  1. Your Health Care Provider 
  2. Veterans Services 
  3. Pharmacies:  AlbertsonsCVS, Rite Aid, Sam’s Club, Safeway, Smiths, Walgreens, Walmart
  4.  https://myturn.ca.gov/ 
  5. 1-833-422-4255 (M-F 8AM-8PM, Sat-Sun 8AM-5PM) for assistance. 
  6. GETVAX: Text your zip code to 438829 and three locations will be texted back to you. Contact locations to schedule.

Pfizer Vaccine available for children and teens age 12 and up.

American Academy of Pediatrics Calls for Children and Teens Age 12 and Up to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine (aap.org).

California to Open Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccination Appointments for 12-15 Age Group

Click on the image below to open and print the two sided Children's COVID-19 Vaccine Consent Form.

COVID19 Children's Vaccine Consent Form

OPEN TO SIERRA COUNTY 16-17  YEAR OLDS

 Vaccination Opportunity in Plumas County

Please call Plumas County Public Health at (530) 283-7080 for more information and to sign up.

Parent/Guardian consent required for vaccination. 

Please print/complete the Vaccination Screening Form at the link(s) below and bring it with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 Vaccine. As of 12/21/2020 vaccines with an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) are Johnson and Johnson,  Pfizer and Moderna.

CDC & CDPH: Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

CDPH: Fact Sheet: Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Benefits and Risks

CDC & FDA: FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine Use 04-23-21

CDC: Joint CDC and FDA Statement on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine 04-13-21

CDC: Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine 

CDC: Different COVID-19 Vaccines

CDC: What to Expect After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine

CDC: COVID-19 Vaccine Home

FDA: COVID-19 Vaccine Information and EUA

CDPH: Sign up for the Vaccinate All 58 Newsletter 


Where do I report a reaction to a vaccination?

Report an adverse event to VAERS -Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. VAERS is a passive reporting system, meaning it relies on individuals to send in reports of their experiences. Anyone can submit a report to VAERS, including parents and patients.

COVID 19 Vaccine Fact Sheet English
Which Vaccine is Right for Me Fact Sheet