Booster Dose Eligibility Requirements
A single booster dose for the Pfizer-BioNTech/Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccine can be given to the following populations at least six months or more after completion of the primary vaccine series:
➡ People 65 years and older or residents in long-term care settings SHOULD receive a booster shot.
➡ People ages 50 to 64 with certain underlying medical conditions SHOULD receive a booster shot.
➡ People ages 18 to 49 with certain underlying medical conditions MAY receive a booster shot based on their individual benefits and risks.
➡ People age 18 and older who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of their job or living in an institutional setting MAY receive a booster shot based on their individual benefits and risks. The CDC has indicated that this is a determination to be made by the vaccine recipient.
✅ At this time, booster doses are authorized only for the Pfizer vaccine and the defined populations above.
✅ Eligibility criteria for Pfizer recipients could be expanded in the future following further evaluation.
💻 View the CDC’s list of applicable underlying medical conditions:
✅ FCHD will begin giving Pfizer-BioNTech/Comirnaty COVID-19 booster vaccine on Monday, Oct 4 BY APPOINTMENT
📆 To schedule your booster vaccine appointment log on to https://armorvax-app.azurewebsites.net/Account/Login