Somerset County Announces 10 COVID Vaccination Clinics for the Week of May 10 Using All Three Approved Vaccines
Somerset County is holding ten open vaccination clinics for the week of May 10 as part of its effort to make it easy for every resident to be protected against the COVID-19 virus.
05/07/2021 11:59 AM
Following the successful pilot of appointment-free vaccination clinics at mobile sites and Rutgers Plaza over the past two weeks, the Somerset County Department of Health is eliminating appointment requirements.
05/05/2021 9:39 AM
Somerset County Expands Appointment-Free COVID Vaccinations to Include Rutgers Plaza Drive-Thru Clinic
The Somerset County Department of Health opened up the Rutgers Plaza drive-thru clinic to any resident 18 years or older who arrives by car from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today through Friday, May 7. The clinic will be providing the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) one-shot vaccine.
05/04/2021 9:01 AM
Somerset County reached a major milestone with 50 percent of adults 18 years or older being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 70 percent having received their second dose, but we need everyone who can to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
05/03/2021 4:33 PM
The testing site will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
04/29/2021 11:48 AM
What is the Medical Reserve Corps?
Medical Reserve Corps, or MRC is a network of volunteers who engage with local communities to strengthen public health, reduce vulnerability, build resilience, and improve preparedness, response, and recovery capabilities.
What do MRC Volunteers do?
MRC volunteers supplement existing local public health initiatives such as:
- Outreach and prevention
- Immunization programs
- Blood drives
- Case management and care planning
How often does MRC meet?
The Somerset County MRC holds quarterly meetings which usually involve some type of training. The MRC Coordinator will communicate via email in between meetings to offer volunteer opportunities to members, or to send out important information regarding additional training or information.
How can I become a part of MRC?
If you would like to become a part of the Somerset County Medical Reserve Corps or if you have additional questions, please contact our MRC Coordinator, Alyssa Alessandra at Alessandra@co.somerset.nj.us