The Oklahoma City-County Health Department announced a weekend vaccination event that could help 5,600 Oklahomans get their COVID-19 vaccine.
The event is a partnership between OCCHD and the Mercy Health System, and it makes 5,600 appointments available outside the state's portal this weekend.
The first vaccination event will take place Friday, Feb. 5 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Mercy Meinders Neuroscience Institute, 4120 W. Memorial Rd. The second POD will take place Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the same location.
OCCHD made the link to sign up for Friday's POD available at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The department said 3,000 spots for Friday's POD filled within 20 minutes.
The remaining 2,625 appointments can be booked on Wednesday, Feb. 3.
Important: This link does not go live until 10 a.m., Feb. 3:
This link is for the Saturday, Feb. 6, POD at Mercy's Neuroscience Institute: