Covid-19 Vaccination

The Pfizer COVID vaccine is available only by appointment at OHS beginning September 7,2021.  A list of clinic dates and links to schedule are available here.

Employees coming to OHS for the COVID vaccination must have their UMID and their vaccination card if coming for a second dose vaccination.  Once vaccinated, a 15-30-minute observation period will occur.  Employees should plan their visit accordingly. 

Post-Vaccination Symptom Management

Management of symptoms in healthcare personnel following COVID-19 vaccination

This protocol is for management of symptoms occurring within 2 days after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Symptoms occurring more than 2 days after receiving the vaccine will be managed per the standard OHS COVID-19 protocol.

Symptoms unlikely to be from vaccine Symptoms that could be from vaccine or COVID-19 Symptoms consistent with vaccine-related side effects only
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Upper respiratory symptoms (e.g., runny nose, congestion, sore throat)
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
What to do if you experience these symptoms:
  • Contact OHS if you experience these symptoms at (734) 764-8021
  • Fever (T > 100.4°F or 38°C)
  • Chills
  • Muscle aches
  • Headache

What to do if you experience these symptoms:

  • Local symptoms (e.g., pain, swelling, redness at injection site)
  • Immediate hypersensitivity reaction (e.g., hives, anaphylaxis)

What to do if you experience these symptoms:

Reference: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/post-vaccine-considerations-healthcare-personnel.html

Vaccine Resources