No Appointment Needed for One-dose Vaccine at Georgia Sites

May 3, 2021

It’s one shot and no appointment needed at Georgia’s eight state-run mass vaccination sites. Starting Monday, the sites are offering the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and are no longer accepting appointments. 

FILE-Mass vaccination site in Macon.

Instead, people who haven’t received a first dose are asked to drive up. The sites are still accepting appointments for people who need a second dose of the Pfizer vaccine. Those appointments can be made at The sites are in Clarkesville, Columbus, Emerson, Hapeville, Macon, Sandersville, Savannah and Waycross. The state-run mass vaccination sites are scheduled to close May 21 amid what state officials described as slackening demand for vaccination. Georgia ranks 44th in doses administered per capita to people 18 and older.