COVID booster? Oregon, Washington plans come into focus

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At this time, the booster shot – approved for people 65 and over, those in nursing homes and people at high risk of severe disease due to their job or a medical condition — is for Pfizer-vaccinated people who got their second dose at least 6 months ago.
Only specific Pfizer-vaccinated people OK'd for boosters at this time

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — COVID-19 booster shots have the green light in Oregon and Washington for a targeted group of people who got the Pfizer vaccine.



Health officials in both Oregon and Washington said they have an adequate supply of Pfizer vaccine to give the 3rd doses, but right now it will be up to pharmacies and health care providers.

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Lisa Balick
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