COVID Booster Shots Now Available in Alamance County
The Alamance County Health Department is among the area agencies offering the third-dose COVID “booster” shot for certain groups. The booster can be administered six months after the second Pfizer dose. Those eligible for the booster include: People age 65 and older; people over age 18 with underlying medical conditions like obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, and chronic kidney disease; and workers in COVID-19 high risk settings like health care workers, teachers, and grocery store workers. To schedule a vaccination appointment with the Alamance County Health Department, go to www.vaccinatealamance.com.