Modified: December 7, 2022 3:28pm
ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CHANGING COVID-19 TESTING AND VACCINE SCHEDULE AT JESSE NASH HEALTH CENTER, 608 WILLIAM STREET
New days, hours take effect on Monday, December 12
ERIE COUNTY, NY – Beginning Monday, December 12, the Erie County Department of Health will have a new schedule for its COVID-19 testing and COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the Jesse Nash Health Center, 608 William Street in Buffalo.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
- 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Free COVID-19 testing. Rapid tests (results available in about 20 minutes) and PCR tests (results in 1-3 business days; includes a flu and RSV test).
- 1-4 p.m.: Free COVID-19 vaccines. Ages 6 months and older. Pfizer and Moderna vaccines available, including the new, updated bivalent boosters. Bivalent boosters give protection against the omicron variants. Boosters are available for people age 5 years and older if it has been at least 2 months since their last COVID-19 vaccine dose.
The schedule will be in effect on all days that the Jesse Nash Health Center is open. The Center will be closed on Monday, December 26 and Monday, January 2 for observed County holidays.
No appointments are needed for testing or for a vaccine. Erie County continues to offer its Vax Visit service for at-home vaccinations for any Erie County resident ages 6 months and older. Call (716) 858-2929 to be scheduled.
Free at-home COVID-19 tests are available at the front desk of the Jesse Nash Health Center. Many municipal offices throughout Erie County also have a supply of at-home tests for residents. See www.erie.gov/ppe, “Locations in Erie County where you can pick up test kits.” Call for availability.
Erie County Department of Health COVID-19 Testing: www.erie.gov/covidtest
Erie County Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccine Schedule: www.erie.gov/vax