03232022 SRMT COVID 19 Vaccination Chart
03232022 SRMT COVID 19 Vaccination Chart

Tribal Health Services Reports 71.6% Vaccination Rate

Mar 23, 2022

AKWESASNE — The Saint Regis Mohawk Health Services reported a 71.6% vaccination rate among eligible residents of the Akwesasne community; as of March 22, 2022. Since the last vaccination report on March 2nd; an additional 43 doses have been administered to individuals age 5-years old or more.

There are approximately 1,957 individuals who remain unvaccinated due to age, medical condition, or personal choice; as well as 2,379 clients awaiting their third shot (or Booster). We offer our appreciation to the 4,937 community members who have chosen to be fully vaccinated, which is defined as receiving the initial two-shot series of a COVID-19 Vaccine.

Health Services is continuing to hold its weekly vaccination clinics on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at its main campus located at 404 State Route 37 -- no appointment is needed. They are also kindly reminding clients that masks must still be worn inside the tribal clinic, as well as to please respect an individual’s personal decision to wear a mask in public places.

For individuals seeking a COVID-19 PCR Test, Health Services is continuing to conduct them at their testing garage on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Due to the low number of requests and reduced staffing, individuals are asked to call or text (518) 907-8366 upon arrival.