Pellissippi State will close vaccination clinic June 5

Pellissippi State Community College will conclude the drive-thru vaccination clinic on its Blount County Campus after appointments already scheduled for Saturday, June 5. 

The College made this decision in consultation with the Tennessee Department of Health, which is consolidating its distribution efforts. 

Pellissippi State will finish its vaccination efforts by providing the Moderna vaccine to those who are scheduled to receive their second shots on Saturday, May 22, and Saturday, June 5. The College will no longer offer the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine on Fridays or first doses of Moderna on Saturdays. 

More than 80 people, including 41 Pellissippi State students, have helped staff the clinic on the Blount County Campus since it opened Friday, April 9The College is grateful to have served the community in this way, as well as for the educational opportunity the clinic provided for Pellissippi State Nursing students.