More COVID-19 vaccine appointments available at St. Luke's

People do not need to be a St. Luke's patient to make an appointment.

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Infectious disease nurse practitioner Sherry Johnson, of Duluth, uses a syringe to draw Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine from a vial in December at St. Luke's hospital in Duluth. (Clint Austin / 2020 file / News Tribune)
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St. Luke's announced Monday it has a large availability of COVD-19 vaccines and is opening appointments to non-patients.

People currently eligible for a vaccine include:

Appointments can be scheduled by:

  • Logging into St. Luke's myCare patient portal for those who are patients.
  • By emailing your name, date of birth and phone number to and a St. Luke's staff member will call you to schedule an appointment.
  • By calling 218-249-4440 and press option 1, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

"If you or anyone you know is eligible and wants to get vaccinated, we strongly advise you to schedule an appointment now," Dr. Van Deelen, St. Luke’s interim co-president/CEO and chief medical officer, said. "We expect the state to expand the eligibility list soon and that it will again become extremely difficult to find available appointment times."
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This story originally contained the wrong phone number. It was updated at 2:35 p.m. March 9 with the correct number. The News Tribune regrets the error.

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