NEWPORT—The Healthstar office of Drs. Catherine Spiker and Raj Harricharan will hold an in-office COVID vaccination clinic on Saturday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The clinic is being held for all county residents age 18 and up that would like to receive the vaccine.

Doctors and nurses will be administering doses of the Moderna vaccine.

A second vaccination clinic will be held on May 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for individuals to receive their second dose.

Appointments for the clinic can be made by calling the office at 423-532-8621.

You do not have to be a Healthstar patient to receive the vaccine.

Healthstar Physicians Premiere Medical is conveniently located next to Bojangles in the Newport Towne Center. The address is 121 Newport Towne Center, Newport.

Several doctors’ offices and pharmacies in Newport still have vaccines available.

The following list features those providers along with their location and phone number:

Healthstar Internal Medicine

Dr. Candi Overholt

By appointment only

Call 423-237-6900

Located at 150 East Broadway Street

Broadway & Main Pharmacy

By appointment only

Can be made online or by calling 423-720-9777

Located at 136 East Broadway Street

Wilson Sav-Mor Drugs

Moderna vaccine

Appointments and Walk-ins

Call 423-623-3456

Located at 254 East Main Street

Cherokee Health Systems

Appointment only

Call 423-623-5301

Located at 215 Hedrick Drive

Cocke County Health Department

Appointment only

Call 423-623-8733

Located at 430 College Street

Look for more information on vaccine clinics and providers in a future edition of The Newport Plain Talk.

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