As of May 12, 2021, UH has started scheduling appointments for all individuals ages 12 and older to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Appointments are required and can be made by calling one of several numbers: 216-983-0012, 216-930-0106, or 216-400-0429. An information sheet about COVID-19 vaccine scheduling can be found at UHRainbow.org/Vaccine and the consent form for patients aged 12-17 can be found at UH COVID-19 Consent Form.
If you call Pediatricenter, please be patient with our screening questions. As always, we will continue to see anyone for well and sick visits that successfully passes through these questions. Please be aware you and/or your child may be required to wear a mask. We also have a new check in procedure, in which we ask you to calll the office upon your arrival, one of our staff will complete the check-in process over the phone, and we will let you know when you may come into the office. These are precautions to keep everyone safe.
For up to date, factual news about the situation, or if you have specific questions about the illness as it pertains to you or your family, please look to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Ohio Department of Health (ODH) websites or call the ODH hotline below:
You can also visit the University Hospitals website for more local information:
or call 1-833-4ASKODH (1-833-427-5634)
And, of course, remember to follow the usual illness prevention steps at the CDC website below.