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Coronavirus Information

COVID-19 Vaccines

You do not have to be a patient of UR Medicine/Golisano Children's Hospital to sign up for our Pfizer COVID vaccine clinics.

Please remember to bring your CDC Vaccine Card and/or Excelsior Pass, insurance card, and ID for this visit. As a reminder, there is no out-of-pocket cost for the administration of the vaccine.

CHILDREN Ages 6 Months Up to Fifth birthday
Golisano Children's Hospital Pediatric Practice is offering the Pfizer COVID vaccine for children ages six months up to the fifth birthday. For more details, read our FAQs or schedule an appointment below.

Children Ages 5-11
Golisano Children's Hospital Pediatric Practice is offering 1st and 2nd dose and booster Pfizer pediatric vaccines for children 5-11 years of age. For more details, visit the Golisano Children's Hospital's families page or schedule an appointment below.

Appointments at Other Locations
You can also find additional vaccine appointment locations on the Monroe County vaccine website or Finger Lakes Vaccine Hub website.

What to Know About Updated COVID-19 Boosters

The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the first set of updated COVID-19 vaccine boosters, which target the most recent dominant subvariants of the coronavirus and can help keep you protected. Medical Center experts Ann Falsey and Ed Walsh, professors of medicine, answer questions about the new boosters.

Monroe County booster clinic information.

COVID-19 Testing

Testing for COVID-19 is available throughout our region. To locate sites near you, use the NYS Department of Health test site finder. Remember:

Visitation Policy

Before you visit, review our visitation policies for our hospitals and off-site locations.

COVID Testing & Pricing

Learn about COVID testing, how to get a COVID test, and approximate costs.


Connect with your provider from the comfort of your home.

COVID Safety Measures at UR Medicine

UR Medicine hospitals, urgent cares and doctor’s offices have been redesigned to keep you and your loved ones safe.

With your safety and needs in mind, we've also added more telemedicine visits. Contact your provider to determine the type of appointment that’s best for you.


Following CDC guidelines, New York State requires that everyone wear a mask in all of our facilities; our health care teams also wear protective equipment.


When you enter our facilities, we check you for symptoms and ask about recent travel.


Waiting Rooms

We’ve spaced out chairs, added dividers, and changed visitor guidelines to safeguard you.



Thorough cleaning and sanitation processes are in place for all patient rooms and common areas.


Contact Us, We're Here For You

If you have a health concern, please call your provider or send us a message on MyChart to make an appointment. If you don't have a provider, use our Find a Physician tool to see all of our doctors who are accepting new patients. We will give you care in the way that is best and safest for you and your health.