Waterbury Well being introduced that they’re closing their Submit College drive-thru vaccine clinic on Might 26 after being open for 4 months.
The clinic is closing due to a drop in vaccine appointments on the website as extra choices have turn into out there to the general public.
Hospital officers mentioned they’ve administered greater than 30,000 pictures. The clinic can be open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday subsequent week from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in preparation of closing.
Waterbury Well being will proceed to function its vaccine clinic on the Naugatuck Armory, they mentioned. Any second dose appointments at Submit College scheduled for Might 26 or later can be rescheduled to the Naugatuck drive-thru clinic.
Waterbury Well being mentioned they may also be shifting a few of its assets to town of Waterbury and can proceed its vaccination work locally.
“We’re happy with our nice partnership with Submit College and the unimaginable collaboration between our organizations and town of Waterbury to vaccinate the neighborhood,” mentioned Waterbury Well being President and CEO Lester Schindel.
The Submit College location was the primary drive-thru clinic in Waterbury and the biggest in New Haven county. The clinic was capable of administer as many as 700 pictures a day in the course of the peak of its operations.