CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots

CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots

On October 21, 2021, CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, M.D., M.P.H., endorsed the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation for a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccine in certain populations. The FDA’s authorization and...
Who is Eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot?

Who is Eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot?

What You Need To Know COVID-19 Vaccine booster shots are available for the following Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine recipients who completed their initial series at least 6 months ago are: 65 years and olderAge 18+ who live in long-term care settingsAge 18+ who have...
I’ve Already Had COVID-19. Do I Need the Vaccine?

I’ve Already Had COVID-19. Do I Need the Vaccine?

You should get a COVID-19 vaccine, even if you have already had COVID-19. Research has not yet shown how long you are protected from getting COVID-19 again after you recover from COVID-19. COVID-19 vaccinations also help protect you even if you’ve already had the...