CDC Approved Moderna and Johnson & Johnson Boosters for Certain Populations
10/26/2021 11:05 AM
The CDC has approved booster shots for the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccines. Effective immediately, boosters are available to certain populations.
Pfizer & Moderna:
- Recommended for ages 65+
- Recommended for ages 18+ if you have underlying medical conditions or live or work in high-risk settings
- Wait at least 6 months after your second dose
Johnson & Johnson:
- Recommended for ages 18+
- Wait at least 2 months after your single dose
According to the CDC, eligible individuals may choose which vaccine dose they receive as a booster.