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COVID-19 Resources

External and Ballad Health resources for information on coronavirus diseases 2019 (COVID-19)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention resources

Fact sheets

(PDF files download directly from CDC website.)

Free COVID-19 vaccines

COVID-19 vaccinations are available at no charge for anyone aged 12 or older at our Ballad Health Vaccine Center.

No appointment is necessary, but you can book an appointment online for the Johnson City Vaccine Center:

Schedule Your Vaccination

The vaccine center is located in The Mall of Johnson City at the former Goody's entrance near Forever 21.

Or call Ballad Health Nurse Connect at 833-822-5523 to schedule your vaccination. Nurse Connect is active 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Your second dose will be scheduled at the center when you get your first dose.

Post-COVID care clinic

Ballad Health has launched the Center for Post-COVID Care to provide a full spectrum of services to patients struggling with post-COVID symptoms.

Learn more about our Center for Post-COVID Care.


Travel information

For healthcare professionals


The CDC also provides videos about COVID-19, such as:

  • What is coronavirus disease 2019?
  • What’s my risk?
  • How to protect myself?
  • COVID-19: stop the spread of germs

Local resources

State government resources



National resources

Additional resources

Mental health / behavioral health assistance

Coping strategies

The coronavirus can significantly affect anyone’s mental health – but especially those dealing with mental illness. The National Alliance on Mental Illness and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provide practical coping strategies to help you manage stress and anxiety.

Professional help

If you or someone you love is struggling and needs more assistance, Ballad Health provides both outpatient and inpatient behavioral health services.

Need help now?

Call the Respond Crisis Hotline at 800-366-1132 if you or someone else needs help right away.