Online Booster Scheduling Ages 12+
COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Authorized for Those Meeting Criteria
As of September 24, 2021, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) for Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 Vaccine to be administered as a single booster dose at least six months after completion of the primary Pfizer-BioNTech series to the following, with these guidelines:
- People 65 years and older and residents in long-term care settings should receive a booster
- People aged 18–64 years with underlying medical conditions may receive a booster, based on their individual benefits and risks, and
- People aged 18-64 years who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional setting may receive a booster, based on their individual benefits and risks.
- These include: health care workers, teachers and day care staff, grocery workers and those in homeless shelters or prisons, among others.
Note: The only booster currently available is Pfizer. Please watch for notification of Moderna and J&J authorization from the CDC.
- Eligibility: Ohioans 12+ are currently eligible for vaccination per Governor DeWine’s plan. For more information click here.
- With parental or legal guardian consent, individuals ages 12 to 17 will be eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine, which is the only COVID-19 vaccine currently authorized for use in people younger than 18.
- Limit of 2 patients per session: You will be able to schedule a maximum of two patients during this internet session. If you need to schedule for more than two people, completely close your internet browser and navigate back to TriHealth.com/Vaccine.