The State of Alabama has partnered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to host a mass vaccination site in Bessemer.

Beginning Wednesday, April 21st, the community vaccination center will operate seven days a week for the next six weeks. Organizers aim to vaccinate 1,000 people a day. Appointments can be made by visiting this site.

The Alabama Department of Public Health is currently in Phase 2 of its COVID-19 vaccination plan, and all Alabamians age 16 and older are eligible to receive the vaccine.

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While much is still unknown about the coronavirus and the future, what is known is that the currently available vaccines have gone through all three trial phases and are safe and effective. It will be necessary for as many Americans as possible to be vaccinated in order to finally return to some level of pre-pandemic normalcy, and hopefully these 30 answers provided here will help readers get vaccinated as soon they are able.

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