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17 COVID-19 vaccine clinics to be held Monday in Toronto

Last Updated Mar 8, 2021 at 4:40 pm EDT

A health-care worker prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at a UHN COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Toronto on Jan. 7, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
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Seventeen COVID-19 vaccine clinics will be held in Toronto on Monday


Vaccines will be administered to those 80 years of age and older


Seventeen COVID-19 vaccine clinics will be held in Toronto on Monday, giving doses to those in the province’s priority groups.

Vaccines will be administered to those 80 years of age and older, as outlined in the province’s COVID-19 vaccine priority framework.

The sites will work to administer all available COVID-19 vaccines. Only those who have a confirmed appointment will be vaccinated.

To date, 203,771 doses have been administered in Toronto.

The clinics will be held at the following locations:

Unity Health Toronto

  • Will have two clinics to vaccinate people who are priority hospital and community-based healthcare workers, as part of a pilot project — community members and select outpatients who are 80 years and older, individuals living in congregate settings, members of the Indigenous community and people living in shelters

 

University Health Network

  • Will have one clinic to vaccinate people who are hospital healthcare workers and patients, and community members who are 80 years and older, as well as deploy mobile clinic teams to vaccinate long-term care staff and community healthcare workers

 

Michael Garron Hospital – East Toronto Health Partners

  • Will have two clinics, deploy mobile teams and a team to a primary care setting that will vaccinate approximately 590 people who are healthcare workers, first responders from Toronto Paramedic Services and Toronto Fire Services, community members who are 80 years and older, individuals living in congregate settings and people living in shelters

 

Humber River Hospital

  • Will have one clinic that will vaccinate people on the highest and very high category of Ontario’s COVID-19 eligibility list and community members who are 80 years and older
  • In total, the hospital expects to vaccinate 567 people today

 

North York General Hospital

  • Will hold one clinic together with North York Toronto Health Partners to vaccinate around 50 healthcare workers and hospital inpatients who are 80 years and older

 

Scarborough Health Network

  • Will hold two clinics and provide vaccines on-site at one homeless shelter and two long-term care homes
  • In total, the hospital expects to vaccinate approximately 1,800 people today on Ontario’s COVID-19 vaccine eligibility list

 

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

  • Today, will hold one hospital hub clinic to vaccinate community residents aged 80 years and older, Indigenous adults, adults who receive home care, and community healthcare workers
  • It is anticipated that approximately 650 vaccine doses will be administered at the hospital hub today (this includes hospital staff and staff of long-term care and retirement homes who continue to receive vaccine doses at Sunnybrook’s clinic)
  • Together with the North Toronto Ontario Health Team partners, mobile vaccination teams will visit one high-priority congregate care site today to vaccinate approximately 50 residents on-site