MEDIA CONTACT(S): Rachelle Khalaf Senior Manager, Media Relations MEDIA: 713-442-4919 General Inquiries: 713-442-0000 Rachelle.Khalaf@Kelsey-Seybold.com 4/22/2021 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Generic HTML Content COVID-19 Vaccine Available to Anyone 16 Years and Older at Several Kelsey-Seybold Clinic Locations. Page Content WHAT: Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is receiving vaccine supply allocations from the State of Texas and has appointments available at several locations across the Greater Houston area for anyone 16 years of age and older who would like to receive the vaccine. This includes current patients and those who have not been to Kelsey-Seybold before. Vaccinations are by appointment only.Those wishing to receive the Pfizer vaccine, which is FDA approved for 16 years of age and older, may schedule at the following locations:Berthelsen Main CampusThe VintageSpring Medical and Diagnostic CenterClear Lake ClinicFort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center Kelsey-Seybold is also offering the Moderna vaccine at several clinic locations. Per recent CDC and FDA guidance, Kelsey-Seybold has paused administering the J&J/Janssen vaccine at this time. The vaccine is administered at no cost to the individual or family. Parents/guardians will need to send a signed consent form to allow their 16- and 17-year-old children to receive the vaccine without a parent present. The form can be downloaded on kelsey-seybold.com or HERE. WHEN: Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.*Note: Appointment times, locations, and vaccine type may vary based on supply allocations received by the state. SCHEDULE: There are three ways to schedule a vaccination appointment at Kelsey-Seybold:Schedule on the MyKelsey app or MyKelseyOnline patient portal.Schedule online at kelsey-seybold.com. Available for new and current patients. No account registration required.Call 713-442-5703 to speak with a member of our Contact Center. Appointment scheduling online or by phone is available 24/7. About Kelsey-Seybold Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's renowned Texas Medical Center. More than 500 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 26 locations in the Greater Houston area. Kelsey-Seybold offers quality medical care in 55 medical specialties. The organization operates the largest freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Center in the state of Texas and offers state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam and Varian Edge radiation therapy technology at a nationally accredited Cancer Center. An accredited Sleep Center, comprehensive laboratory services, advanced imaging and diagnostics, 17 onsite Kelsey pharmacies, and MyKelseyOnline, a secure web portal, are part of its comprehensive offerings. Kelsey-Seybold partners with major insurers to offer value-based commercial health plans. KelseyCare Advantage, a Medicare Advantage plan offered to Houston-area beneficiaries and affiliated with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, has achieved the coveted 5-out-of-5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for five consecutive years. Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold has many physicians in the Greater Houston area certified for excellence in diabetes and heart and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, and Endoscopy Center.