How do I get vaccinated?

Welia Health offers convenient options for getting your COVID-19 vaccine or booster shot by either attending a COVID-19 vaccine clinic or visiting any Welia Health campus during our regular scheduled clinic and pharmacy hours.


Daily vaccine availability

Welia Health is happy to offer vaccines and boosters at all our locations. Get your vaccine when it’s convenient for you.

  • 8am–5 pm MonFri and 8am–1pm Sat at the Mora clinic
  • 8am5pm MonFri at the Pine City clinic
  • 8am5pm MonFri at the Hinckley clinic
  • 8am6pm MonFri and 8am1:30pm Sat at both the Mora and Pine City Community Pharmacies

Appointments required
Due to the overwhelming volume of walk-ins at our clinics and community pharmacies, we are now requiring appointments for vaccinations. Same-day appointments are often available. Please call 320.679.1313 to be added to the clinic nurse-only list, or call 320.322.5141 for the Pine City Pharmacy or 320.225.3999 for the Mora Community Pharmacy.


The following vaccines are administered based on availability.

Pfizer-BioNTech

  • Vaccine
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 5+ years.
      • See additional information below for vaccination consent for children
    • A second dose will be scheduled 21 days from the date of your first dose.
    • A third dose is recommended for moderate-severely immunocompromised patients and will be scheduled 28 days after the second dose.
  • Booster
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 12+ years.
    • Available 5 months after completion of the two-dose series.

Moderna

  • Vaccine
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 18+ years.
    • A second dose will be scheduled 28 days from the date of your first dose.
    • A third dose is recommended for moderate-severely immunocompromised patients and will be scheduled 28 days after the second dose.
  • Booster
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 18+ years.
    • Available 5 months after completion of the two-dose series.

Johnson & Johnson

  • Vaccine
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 18+ years.
    • This is a single dose.
  • Booster
    • Eligible individuals include anyone 18+ years.
    • Available 2 months after completion of the single-dose.

Booster recommendation
The CDC recommends anyone ages 18 and older to get a booster shot 5 months after their initial Pfizer or Moderna series or 2 months after their initial J&J vaccine.


What to expect

When you arrive

  • When you arrive, let Welia Health staff know that you would like to receive the COVID-19 vaccine or booster.
  • You’ll be asked for your current ID and insurance information and vaccine card.

Before you receive your vaccine

  • You’ll review safety information with a nurse, including a fact sheet from either Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson, then sign the vaccination agreement before getting your shot.

After you receive your vaccine

  • You will be asked to sit for 15 minutes to ensure you do not experience an allergic reaction.
    • If you have a history of allergic reactions, you will need to sit for 30 minutes for observation.
  • You will receive your COVID-19 vaccination card.
  • You’ll also receive an informational flyer about What to Expect After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine, outlining common side effects and steps to keep yourself and others safe. Others from Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna and Janssen (J&J) are also available if requested.

If you have an allergic reaction

  • If you think you might be having an allergic reaction, go to a hospital or call 911.
  • If you have side effects that do not go away after a few days, call your primary care provider at 320.679.1313.

COVID-19 vaccination for children 5-17 years old

Minor children must:

  1. Be accompanied by a parent/guardian, OR
  2. Bring a completed and signed Vaccine Administration Form. The parent/guardian should review the Pfizer Fact Sheet before signing the form. The parent/guardian will also be called for verbal consent.

Note: If a parent/guardian is not present, not available for verbal consent, and the Vaccine Administration Form is not completed, the vaccination will not be administered. The Vaccine Administration form will be presented upon vaccine administration.