NEWS RELEASE 11/5/21 - COVID-19 Moderna Booster Vaccine Clinics Offered
The Greenwich Department of Health will be offering adult (18 years and older) COVID-19 Moderna Vaccine Booster Clinics by appointment only through the Vaccination Administration Management System (VAMS) program Guest Registration for scheduling a COVID-19 Vaccine (cdc.gov). This Booster dose is for those individuals who have completed their two-shot series of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine or the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine with the last dose being given at least 6 months ago. All individuals who received the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine can receive a booster vaccination 2 months after their vaccination. Be sure to select COVID-19 vaccine and Booster dose when prompted. Also, have your previous vaccination information available (vaccine name and date of last vaccination). You will need this to information to schedule an appointment.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) does support a booster dose of a different type of vaccine than what an individual received for their primary series, if they choose. CDC’s recommendations now allow for this type of mix and match dosing for booster shots CDC Expands Eligibility for COVID-19 Booster Shots | CDC Online Newsroom | CDC.
MODERNA VACCINE BOOSTER ELIGIBILITY
MODERNA BOOSTER VACCINATION CLINIC SCHEDULE IN VAMS
BOOSTER CLINIC REQUIREMENTS