The booster dose of the Moderna vaccine is now available. Certain patients who received the Pfizer or Moderna series are now eligible for a booster dose of the COVID vaccine. The below patients qualify for a booster dose 6 months after the original series is complete:
- Patients 65 years and older
- Patients 18 years and older who live in long-term care setting
- Patients 18 years and older who have underlying medical conditions
- Patients 18 years and older who live and work in high risk settings
Patients 18 and older who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine are eligible for a booster 2 months after receiving that vaccine.
Patients may choose the brand of booster they want and mixing of brands is allowable.