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Booster Guidance

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Eligibility:

The following groups of New Yorkers are currently eligible for their booster dose:

  • New Yorkers 12 years and older who completed the Pfizer-BioNTech initial vaccine series at least five months ago;
  • New Yorkers 18 years and older who completed the Moderna initial vaccine series at least five months ago;
  • New Yorkers 18 years and older who are at least two months past the single-dose Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

New Yorkers 12 – 17 can only receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine booster.

For New Yorkers 18 and older, Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna (COVID-19 mRNA vaccines) are preferred. You may get Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 vaccine in some situations.

To make an appointment, download the RUMC CARES App by clicking here.