COVID-19 Third Dose for Immunocompromised Individuals

As of August 16, 2021, a third dose is only recommended for people with certain serious medical conditions or who receive treatments that weaken their immune system. Eligible individuals for the third COVID-19 vaccine include:

  • You 12 years of age or older
  • You received two doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine at least 28 days ago
  • You have a condition or receive treatment that weakens your immune system

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for Children

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now authorized for children ages 5 to 11 years. The best way to protect your child at school, around friends and at home is to get them vaccinated as soon as you can. Vaccinations are now available at any of our hospitals. Parents can make appointments using the COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduler. Walk-Ins are also available.

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COVID-19 Booster Shots

NYC Health + Hospitals is now offering booster shots to eligible people if they received two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine at least six months ago.People who received two shots of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine should try to get the same vaccine as their booster, but they have the choice to switch to either of the other two vaccine types.Anyone 18 or older who received the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine at least two months ago can now get a booster shot of any of the three types of vaccines authorized in the U.S. Click here to learn more about boosters.

COVID-19 Live Webinars

View weekly updates from health system leaders about the latest data trends, new policies affecting health care workers, and preparations for possible second surge, Join Event >

November 30, 2021 Webinar
October 27, 2021 Webinar
October 06, 2021 Webinar
September 28, 2021 Webinar
September 23, 2021 Webinar with Dr. Katz
September 16, 2021 Webinar
September 8, 2021 Webinar
August 25, 2021 Webinar

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COVID-in-A-Minute Videos

View short video messages about new policies, clinical treatment guidance and other emerging issues related to the health system's COVID-19 pandemic response.

Employee Breakroom Etiquette
COVID-19 Testing
COVID-19 and the Flu Shot
Pandemic Response Lab
Point of Entry Screening Tool

Health + Hospitals Emergency Alerts

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