Wicomico Co. Health Department to begin offering Moderna, J&J boosters

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SALISBURY, Md. – The Wicomico County Health Department will begin offering booster shots for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines next week.

These boosters will be available starting Monday, October 25th. The health department will also continue to provide initial doses of the vaccines as well as Pfizer boosters.

Boosters for the Moderna vaccine are recommended at least six months after the initial Moderna series to those age 65 and older, people age 18 to 64 at high risk, or those age 18 to 64 with frequent institutional or occupational exposure to COVID-19. For Johnson & Johnson, boosters are recommended for those 18 and older at least two months after the initial dose.

To make an appointment for either an initial COVID-19 vaccine or booster, go online or call 410-341-4600.

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