SUMMIT, NJ — Atlantic Health System's Overlook Medical Center will begin administering COVID-19 vaccinations at the Summit Community Center.

The clinic starts Monday.

Individuals in Phases 1A and 1B may register with Atlantic Health System to reserve an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the Community Center or another Atlantic Health location.

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At this time, the vaccine supply is extremely limited and appointments will only be made available to eligible recipients as supply allows. To learn more about who is eligible, visit

Vaccinations will be by appointment only Monday through Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., when vaccine supplies are available. No walk-ins will be accepted. The process requires people to register to receive a vaccination appointment alert by visiting

When vaccine is available, Atlantic Health System will send a notification to schedule an appointment.

Those with an appointment are asked to arrive no sooner than 15 minutes before their scheduled time. Wearing a mask and social distancing will be required. 

Senior citizens and residents without internet access may call the City of Summit Department of Community Services at  908-277-2932 for assistance with signing up for a vaccination alert notification. Community members are asked to not contact the DCP to schedule an actual appointment, as DCP staff will only be assisting people without internet access to receive a vaccination appointment alert notification. All appointments will be scheduled through Atlantic Health System.

The City of Summit Community Center is located at 100 Morris Ave.

Editor's Note: Atlantic Health System is an advertiser with TAPinto Westfield.

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