For Immediate Release
Phone: 980-432-1800Website: www.rowancountync.gov/COVID-19Email: email@example.com
Website: www.rowancountync.gov/COVIDvaccineFollow Us: www.facebook.com/rowancountyhealth
Rowan County COVID-19 Case Information: https://bit.ly/rowan-covid19-hub
Earlier this week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended allowing certain immunocompromised individuals and people over the age of 50, who received an initial booster dose at least 4 months ago, to be eligible for another mRNA booster to increase their protection against COVID-19.
Additionally, adults who received a primary vaccine and booster dose of the J&J COVID-19 vaccine, at least 4 months ago, may now receive a second booster dose as well.
Below is more specific guidance based on the type of vaccine one received, one’s health status, as well as one’s age:
For more information on when this additional booster shot will be available, please contact your local pharmacy. Also starting next week, Rowan County Public Health will begin offering this additional booster. To make an appointment, please call 980-432-1800
PIO Contact:Amy Smith704firstname.lastname@example.org
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