March 12, 2021
CCMS Mission:
Serve the needs of our physician members so they can better serve the needs of the community
COVID-19 Vaccine Updates
Vaccine News
City of Naples COVID-19 Vaccine Events

Dates of Distribution: Friday, March 19 and Friday, March 26
Time: 9:00AM until Complete
Place: Fire Station One - 835 8th Ave S., Naples, FL 34102

RESERVATION INFORMATION:
Reservation Date: Sunday, March 14
Reservation Time: 8:00PM – 8:30PM EST
Reservation Line: (239) 260-3087

Callers are to ONLY leave their name as it appears on their government issued identification and a call back number. No additional message or information should be left. PLEASE CLEARLY LEAVE ONLY YOUR NAME (and spouse if applicable) AND A CALL BACK PHONE NUMBER.
 
A City of Naples staff member will call each person back in the order that their call was received to schedule the appointment.

Vaccination Sites at Walgreens: Yesterday, Governor Ron DeSantis announced Walgreens has increased the number of their stores offering vaccine to 97 across 19 counties. There are 9 Walgreens in Collier County who have begun offering the vaccine. Find appointments

As previously announced, beginning on Monday, March 15th, the age of eligibility to receive a vaccine in Florida for the general public will be lowered to 60 years and older.
Healthcare workers: If you have direct patient contact and have not yet received your 1st vaccine dose, please contact CCMS to be notified of any vaccine clinics specifically for healthcare workers. While we do not currently have information on a healthcare worker vaccine clinic, we will keep you informed. Please note, CCMS does not provide the vaccine and shares information from local vaccine providers as a courtesy.
PPE Discount Reminder
With discount code colliercms, new customers can buy one, get one for all items at the CCMS online PPE store up to $550, through the end of March. Register as a customer and use code colliercms at checkout.

All existing customers can use the code History for a 20% discount for the entire month of March. There is a $1920.00 cap per customer per use.

Both promotions are open to residential and business customers. No minimums required. The online store offers masks, gowns, sanitizer, gloves, germicidal wipes, bouffant caps, booties, and more. SLH will also donate 10% back to CCMS. B2B pricing is available on all products.
More Vaccine Resources

COVID-19 Determination of Extreme Vulnerability: Form for physicians to certify they have determined an individual to be extremely vulnerable to COVID-19 and eligible to receive the vaccine. Note: vaccines for this group are not provided by DOH-Collier but can be obtained at pharmacy vaccine sites. CDC List of Underlying Medical Conditions


Ongoing vaccine information will be posted on our Facebook group pages: Public | Physicians | Medical Practice Administrators/Office Staff.



We encourage physicians to register to become vaccine providers for when vaccine allocations become available for your practices (likely no earlier than March, situation is fluid).

Reminders:

CCMS member updates on COVID-19 are archived on our Health Resources webpage. To contact CCMS with inquiries related to COVID-19 or other issues, email April Donahue, Executive Director or Nancy Wood, Executive Assistant, or call 239-435-7727 (if you reach our voice mail, please note a good time to return your call). NOTE: COVID Vaccine Appointments are NOT available via CCMS.

This notice sent to you as a member courtesy of
COLLIER COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY
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