Booster clinic event to be held in Escambia County

Northwest Florida

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ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Community Health Northwest will hold a COVID-19 booster clinic Nov. 7 in Pensacola. 

The booster clinic will provide the Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, according to a news release from Escambia County.

The following groups are eligible for a booster shot if they received full doses of the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines at 6 months or more:

  • Individuals ages 65 and older
  • Individuals ages 18 through 64 who are at high risk of severe COVID-19
  • Individuals ages 18 through 64 with frequent institutional or occupational exposure to COVID-19

Individuals ages 18 and older who received the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, are eligible to receive a booster shot after two months.

The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Brownsville Community Center at 3200 W. DeSoto St. in Pensacola, according to the release.

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