In order to provide our patients and staff with the highest quality of care, as well as comply with the OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard, we will continue to take thoughtful, careful steps for everyone's safety.
Providers and patient-facing team members will continue to wear masks and patients and visitors will still be required to wear masks, regardless of vaccination status. If you forget your mask, we are happy to provide you one at no cost. We appreciate your cooperation as your safety is our top priority.
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Please utilize our chat feature for Family Medicine or Pediatric questions.
For refills, please utilize chat or the patient portal.
South Bend Clinic patients will be referred to their Primary Care Physician for evaluation. For non-South Bend Clinic patients, please feel free to visit our Immediate Care Center located at 301 E. Day Rd., Mishawaka for evaluation or check out our Immediate Care online, DocIN.
If you need testing for travel, please obtain an order from your primary care provider and visit one of our seven lab locations.
CDC Guidelines as of 1/24/22
For those who have received a Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the following groups are eligible for a booster shot at 6 months or more after their initial series:
For the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, booster shots are also recommended for those who are 18 and older and who were vaccinated two or more months ago.
The CDC recommendation now allows mix and match dosing for booster shots. Eligible individuals may choose which vaccine they receive as a booster dose. It does not necessarily need to be the original vaccine received.
Where to Receive Booster:
The South Bend Clinic currently has the Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccine available. We encourage all patients to make an appointment to receive the booster to ensure we have supply available. Vaccines are available at the following locations:
The South Bend Clinic is offering the COVID-19 Vaccine (Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson)*. To make an appointment or to establish care, please contact us at 574-234-8161.
To see a full list of eligibility, visit https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/vaccine/index.htm