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Waterloo Region opens new COVID-19 vaccination clinic in downtown Kitchener

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Waterloo Region says a new COVID-19 vaccine clinic has opened at its headquarters in downtown Kitchener.

It says Hourglass HR, a recruiting company, will be operating and staffing the vaccination clinic at 150 Frederick St.

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“We appreciate this opportunity to partner with Hourglass HR and their capacity to operate and staff the regional vaccination clinic at 150 Frederick Street seven days a week,” stated Vickie Murray, who is leading the region’s vaccine rollout.

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“Their health human resources capabilities are making it possible for us to get more third doses in arms as quickly as possible.”

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The region says the new clinic will be able to administer more than 2,000 additional third doses of COVID-19 vaccine on a weekly basis.

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The new appointment openings will be made available through the region’s website.

So far, 159,366 area residents have received a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

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