Local health departments to begin offering vaccine boosters next week

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DELMARVA – Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester County Health Departments will begin providing Moderna and Pfizer boosters to those with moderately to severely compromised immune systems starting next week.

The third dose should be administered at least four weeks after completing a primary mRNA COVID-19 vaccine series. Patients should talk to their doctors to determine if they need an additional dose and what the time of that dose should be.

Individuals will be able to contact their local health department to schedule their booster vaccine appointment:

  • Somerset: Call 443-523-1920 to schedule an appointment. Offering boosters of Moderna only on Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Somerset MAC Center
  • Wicomico: Offering Pfizer and Moderna Monday August 23rd and Friday August 27th. Call 410-341-4600 or visit wicomicohealth.org to schedule an appointment
  • Worcester: Call 667-253-2140 or visit worcesterhealth.org to schedule an appointment
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