Southeastern Grocers expands COVID-19 vaccinations to five Mississippi Winn-Dixie stores
Southeastern Grocers, Inc., in partnership with the Mississippi State Department of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is now offering 1,100 free Pfizer vaccines in five Mississippi store locations, while supplies last.
As a preferred retail partner in the fight against COVID-19 and in accordance with new Federal Retail Pharmacy Program Guidelines, this expansion into Forrest, Harrison and Lauderdale counties includes appointments for the following eligible groups:
- Long-term care facility residents and staff
- Teachers, staff and employees in K-12, pre-school or childcare settings (at any age)
- First responders including law enforcement, public safety, fire services and emergency management officials
- Adults age 50 and older
- Health care personnel with direct patient contact
- Anyone 16 or older with a chronic health condition that may put them at higher risk from COVID-19
www.winndixie.com/pharmacy/covid-vaccine for timely updates including vaccine availability details, participating store locations and to conveniently schedule appointments online, as available.
The vaccines are free, with or without health insurance and appointments will be made on a first-come, first-served basis. Those with health insurance must provide their health insurance card during their scheduled appointment, and those without insurance will need to present a valid driver’s license or social security card.
The free Pfizer vaccines are available now to all eligible groups by online appointment only during regular pharmacy hours, while supplies last.
As available, the additional free COVID-19 vaccines will be administered in the following five Winn-Dixie stores in three Mississippi counties:
Winn-Dixie Store No. 2626: 4400 Hardy St., Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Winn-Dixie Store No. 1479: 109 N. Cleveland Ave., Long Beach, MS 39560
Winn-Dixie Store No. 1511: 11312 Highway 49, Gulfport, MS 39503
Winn-Dixie Store No. 1513: 10511 D’Iberville Blvd., D’Iberville, MS 39540
Winn-Dixie Store No. 533: 5100 Highway 39 N., Meridian, MS 39301