Minnesotans six months of age and older can now get the COVID-19 vaccine.
In addition, many Minnesotans are now eligible for their COVID-19 booster shot.
Recent data confirm that updated COVID-19 boosters help to protect people from serious COVID-19 illness.
- CDC recommends everyone stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines for their age group:
If you or your children fit the above criteria and would like to be added to our COVID-19 vaccine list, we offer two different options to sign up:
1. Complete our online sign-up form or
2. Call us at 507-794-8453 and leave a message with your 1) legal first and last name, 2) date of birth, 3) telephone number and 4) qualifying factor(s).
From there, we will contact you for scheduling. We encourage you to return to this page regularly for news and updates. Vaccine updates will also be shared on the SEMC Facebookpage.
Minnesota Vaccine Connector
The Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector is a tool that helps you find out when, where and how to get your COVID-19 vaccine. It's safe, secure and free. To sign up, click here. Minnesotans who are unable to sign up online can call 833-431-2053 to sign up over the phone. Translation services are available.
COVID-19 Vaccines and Kids
Children fives years and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Sleepy Eye Medical Center providers support and encourage the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 and above. Research indicates the benefits of COVID-19 vaccination outweigh the known and potential risks. We want you to know that the COVID-19 vaccine is safe and can protect your child, your family, and others.
It’s important for you to know the facts when you make any decision about your child’s health. We hope you take a moment to visit our COVID-19 Vaccines and Kids webpage for resources and further information. As partners in your care, we are here to discuss any questions or concerns that you have
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COVID-19 Vaccine: Frequently Asked Questions
We understand you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. As your healthcare provider, we will do our best to answer those questions. Your health and safety have been and will continue to be at the center of all that we do.
Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. We encourage you to discuss any additional questions or concerns with your healthcare provider.