Dear Red Hook, Yacht Haven & Cruz Bay Family Practice Patients,
We are continuing to vaccinate eligible individuals off site by appointment only. We are currently only vaccinating individuals for their 2nd dose through March 2021. In April, Red Hook Family Practice will vaccinate 1st doses to those individuals already on our wait list. Our wait list is now closed. We ask for your patience as we continue to work through our wait list.
Any eligible individual who would like a COVID-19 vaccine can contact Walgreens, Kmart, Doctors Choice in St Thomas; Island Health & Wellness in St John, call the VITEMA vaccination hotline at 340-777-8227 (VACS), or go to https://covid19vaccines-stt.usvi.care to schedule your first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.
The vaccination hotline 340-777-8227 (VACS) will operate from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Friday, and is staffed with both English and Spanish speaking personnel.
Both insured and uninsured are welcome to call the hotline and those 65 and older are encouraged to call.
Veterans age 55 or older also are eligible and can call the VITEMA hotline or make an appointment through the Veterans Administration at 787-641-4591.
Appointments also can be scheduled on the VITEMA website at or visit https://covid19vaccines-stt.usvi.care to schedule your first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.
Insured and non-insured individuals can receive the vaccination.
COVID 19 TESTING
We have received a limited supply of COVID Antigen tests and are offering testing at our Red Hook site on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, 5pm-6pm. No appointment necessary, first come first serve for a maximum of 40 people. If you are testing for travel requirements, please ensure your destination accepts the ANTIGEN tests.
Please visit https://www.covid19usvi.com/testing for other providers offering COVID testing
We have installed a new phone system to assist with the high demand of calls we receive. For your call to be directed to the appropriate department we have introduced automated options for our 3 sites (Red Hook Family Practice; Yacht Haven Family Practice; Cruz Bay Family Practice).
Please listen carefully to the options provided to ensure you are directed correctly. Our phone lines are open Monday-Friday between 8am-12pm; 1pm-4pm.
We ask for your patience and apologize for any difficulties you may experience whilst we all get use to this new system. Your feedback is appreciated as it assists us with maintaining the high levels of service we aim to provide.
Our 3 locations continue to be OPEN FOR IN-PERSON CLINIC VISITS M-F, 8-4 at Yacht Haven, 7:30-4 at Red Hook and Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at Cruz Bay. Currently you can still come into the clinic for your routine and chronic illness care, and medication reviews with lab work as needed.
FLU SHOTS & VACCINES ARE STILL AVAILABLE
PLEASE KEEP YOUR VACCINATION SCHEDULE UP TO DATE!