News | April 14, 2022

Second COVID-19 Boosters Available

By Jorge Gomez

Irwin Army Community Hospital is now offering COVID-19 second booster shots to the following individuals: 
  • People ages 12+ who are moderately or severely immunocompromised at least 4 months after the first booster dose of Moderna or Pfizer.
  • Adults ages 50+ who are NOT immunocompromised at least 4 months after the first booster dose of Modern or Pfizer.
  • People ages 18 – 49 years who are NOT immunocompromised and received Janssen COVID-19 vaccine as both their primary series does and booster dose.
 
COVID-19 boosters are available: Moderna Mondays, noon – 4:30 p.m.; Pfizer Fridays, noon – 4:30 p.m.; Pediatric COVID vaccine Wednesdays, 8 a.m. – noon. Patients can make an appointment for a booster through the MHS GENESIS Patient Portal or call (785) 239-DOCS. The immunization clinic is located on the 1st floor in the Primary Care Medical Homes.
 
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