COVID Vax Appointments

Vaccines

Read carefully the description for each clinic in the link below to see which vaccine is available.

Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen (J&J/Janssen) is authorized for use in individuals 18 years of age and older.

Moderna is authorized for individuals 18 years of age and older. It is a 2-dose vaccine with 4 weeks between doses.

Pfizer is authorized for individuals 5 years of age and older. It is a 2-dose vaccine with 3 weeks between doses.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined that the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine has met the safety and efficacy standards for authorization in children ages 5 through 11 years old.  

CDC now recommends that children between the ages of 5 and 11 years receive the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric COVID-19 Vaccine. 

Booster Doses

Everyone Ages 12 and Older Can Get a 1st Booster Shot.

IF YOU RECEIVED (FIRST BOOSTER ONLY)
Moderna
get a Booster at least 5 months after completing your primary COVID-19 vaccination series.

Pfizer get a Booster at least 5 months after completing your primary COVID-19 vaccination series.

Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen get a Booster at least 2 months after your shot.

Everyone ages 50 and older can get a 2nd booster shot.

You are eligible for an additional/second booster if it has been 4 months since your first booster AND you are 50 years old OR you are 12 years or older and immunocompromised.

The second booster must be an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine (Moderna or Pfizer).

People ages 12 years and older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised should receive a total of 4 doses of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine to stay up to date. The 4 doses include a primary series of 3 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, plus 1 booster of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (4th dose), given on the schedule shown below. Note only Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is available for teens ages 12–17 years.

Who Is Moderately or Severely Immunocompromised?

Many conditions and treatments can cause a person to be immunocompromised (having a weakened immune system). People are considered to be moderately or severely immunocompromised if they have:

  • Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the blood
  • Received an organ transplant and are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
  • Advanced or untreated HIV infection
  • Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress their immune response

Talk to your healthcare provider about COVID-19 vaccination and your medical condition.

Click here for COVID-19 vaccines authorized in the United States to be used for the booster dose.

Read CDC’s most current guidance about Booster Shots herethis includes 1st & 2nd Boosters.

Clinics at ECHD in Elizabethtown

Appointments are required. Each day provides the opportunity for 100 people to be vaccinated!

You MUST register under the correct clinic – if you need a Booster Dose you must register under the correct BOOSTER clinic (first or second booster dose).

A parent or guardian must be present for any child under 16 years of age.

A parent or guardian must complete the below Consent Form for a child 16-18 years old who is unable to have a parent or guardian present at the time of vaccination. This form is not needed if a parent/guardian attends in person.

Pfizer – 1st Dose Clinics for 5+

Moderna – 1st Dose

Johnson & Johnson Single Dose

FIRST BOOSTER – Pfizer, Moderna or J& J

SECOND BOOSTER – Pfizer OR Moderna

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If you are seeking a Moderna or Pfizer Second Dose – please call for an appointment 518-873-3500.

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Please arrive to your vaccination appointment with your driver’s license.