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(COLUMBIA, MO) - Update: Due to high demand, Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) has added two additional clinics to administer the COVID-19 bivalent vaccine.

Monday, Sept. 12
Clinic at PHHS
1005 W. Worley
2 to 6 p.m.
By appointment only: https://bit.ly/3D2aIjO

Monday, Sept. 19
Clinic at PHHS
1005 W. Worley
2 to 6 p.m.
By appointment only: https://bit.ly/3D2aIjO

Appointments for the clinics on Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sept. 17 are currently full.

Original press release: After review, recommendation and authorization from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a new bivalent formulation booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine is available. The vaccine is available from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech and is recommended as a single booster dose at least two months following primary or booster vaccination.

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The bivalent vaccines, also referred to as "updated boosters," contain two messenger RNA (mRNA) components of COVID-19 virus, one is from the original strain of COVID-19 and the other one is from common lineages of the omicron variant of COVID-19.

Moderna COVID-19 bivalent vaccines as a single booster dose are recommended for individuals aged 18 and older. Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 bivalent vaccines as a single booster dose are recommended for individuals aged 12 and older.

There will be multiple opportunities for COVID-19 bivalent vaccinations with Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) in the month of September.

Residents will be able to receive a COVID-19 bivalent vaccine booster at the following clinics, other COVID-19 vaccines will not be offered at these clinics.

Saturday, Sept. 10
Clinic at PHHS
1005 W. Worley
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
By appointment only: https://bit.ly/3D2aIjO

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Saturday, Sept. 17
Clinic at PHHS
1005 W. Worley
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
By appointment only: https://bit.ly/3D2aIjO

Saturday, Sept. 24
Clinic at PHHS
1005 W. Worley
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
By appointment only: https://bit.ly/3D2aIjO

Vaccines are free and do not require ID or health insurance.

Parental consent forms are required for anyone under the age of 18.

In addition to these clinics, vaccination opportunities are available with other local vaccinators. The list of vaccinators and their information can be found by visiting CoMo.gov/CovidVaccine.

Original press release: https://www.como.gov/CMS/pressreleases/view.php?id=8175

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