Howard County General Hospital Offers Free COVID-19 Vaccinations

Howard County General Hospital will offer free Pfizer COVID-19 vaccinations to residents of Howard County, expanding vaccine access to those who are underserved, vulnerable and hard to reach. Spanish interpreters will be available at the vaccine clinics, which will take place at Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal M.I. at 6798 Oak Hall Lane in Columbia on:

  • Thursday, June 24, from 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 1, from 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 8, from 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 15, from 3 to 6 p.m.

Howard County residents 12 and older are eligible for vaccination. A parent or legal guardian must accompany those 12 to 17 years old. The hospital asks participants to bring photo IDs with them. To register, visit

About Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine is a not-for-profit health care provider with 225 licensed beds located in Columbia, Maryland. A comprehensive, acute-care medical center, Howard County General offers a full range of services, from neonatal care and oncology to outpatient treatment and critical care.

The hospital has a professional staff of more than 1,100 physicians and allied health professionals, representing nearly 100 specialties and subspecialties; a workforce of more than 1,850 individuals and over 330 volunteers.