COVID-19 Booster Updates
Posted April 7, 2022
The CDC has approved a second COVID-19 booster for people age 50 and older that can be given 4 months after a first booster. People with moderate to severe immunosuppression are also eligible to receive an additional shot.
The CDC has also approved a second COVID-19 mRNA booster (Pfizer or Moderna) for people who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and booster. The second booster can be given 4 months after the first booster.
Johns Hopkins Medicine is offering second COVID-19 booster appointments at some of our locations and at our mobile vaccination clinics.
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(Vaccines available for individuals 5 and older. Boosters available for individuals 12 and older who meet specific criteria.)
Face masks are required to enter any of our care facilities and expected to be worn at all times, even if you are fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. We will provide a mask if needed.
Neck gaiters, bandanas, masks with exhalation valves, or clear shield-like face masks are not permitted to be worn as face coverings at Johns Hopkins Medicine facilities.
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