COVID-19 Vaccine

Prevea Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic coming to UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Field House

Marinette, Wis. – Prevea Health and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay are pleased to announce a Prevea Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic will soon open at the UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Field Houseat 1125 University Drive, in partnership with the Marinette County Public Health Department.

The Prevea Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus will provide COVID-19 vaccinations to all community members eligible for the vaccine under the vaccination prioritization guidelines set by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS). Currently, that includes frontline health care personnel, residents in skilled nursing and long-term care facilities, police and fire personnel, and adults 65 and older. Appointments are required and appointment availability is dependent on available vaccine supply provided by DHS.

At this time, the Prevea Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus, is tentatively scheduled to open for appointments on Monday, Feb. 22, and possibly earlier depending on the amount of vaccine Prevea is allocated by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. An announcement will be made once an official opening date is determined.

How to make an appointment

The fastest way to get an appointment scheduled is with MyPrevea. Visit www.myprevea.com to set up an account at no cost. You do not have to be a Prevea patient to sign up for a MyPrevea account.  MyPrevea is also available as an app on any smartphone or other device.

If you do not have access or are unable to use the internet, Prevea has a toll-free number dedicated to COVID-19 vaccination questions and information: 1 (833) 344 – 4373.

Having trouble, or still have questions?

Visit www.prevea.com/vaccine for information on Prevea Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic locations, how to create a MyPrevea account, how to schedule a COVID-19 vaccination and more.

Prevea Health also currently operates community COVID-19 vaccination clinics at UW-Green Bay in Green Bay; in Sheboygan at UW-Green Bay, Sheboygan Campus; at HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls; and at Jacob’s Well Church in Chippewa Falls. Again, appointments are required at all locations and appointment availability is dependent on available vaccine supply provided by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

For the latest on who is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Wisconsin, Prevea Health encourages everyone to regularly check the DHS website at: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/vaccine-about.htm

 

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Media Contacts:

Angela Deja
Public Relations Manager
Prevea Health
(715) 271-7707
angela.deja@prevea.com

Sue Bodilly
Asst. Dir., Marketing and University Communications
UW-Green Bay
(920) 465-5502

bodillys@uwgb.edu

About Prevea Health
Founded in Green Bay, Wis. in 1996, Prevea Health is a health care organization that provides high-quality, primary and specialty health care in 80+ locations across Northern, Eastern and Western Wisconsin in clinic and hospital settings. It is partnered with six Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) hospitals across Wisconsin to provide patients a system of highly-coordinated care, close to home: HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay; HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan; HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls; HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire; and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls. For more information, visit www.prevea.com.

About the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is a comprehensive public institution offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs to more than 8,700 students with campus locations in Green Bay, Marinette, Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Established in 1965 on the border of Green Bay, the University and its campuses are centers of cultural enrichment, innovation and learning. This four-campus University transforms lives and communities through student-focused teaching and research, innovative learning opportunities, powerful connections and a problem-solving approach to education. UW-Green Bay offers in-demand programs in science, engineering and technology; business; health, education and social welfare; and arts, humanities and social sciences. For more information, visit www.uwgb.edu.