Key Details about Vaccines and Boosters
- If unvaccinated, Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna (mRNA vaccines) are recommended.
- If you are moderately or severely immunocompromised, find out more about getting an additional primary dose.
- If you are fully vaccinated, booster shots are recommended if:
- You are 12+ and received your second Pfizer-BioNTech shot more than 5 months ago
- You are age 18+ years and received a second Moderna shot more than 5 months ago and
- You received a J&J/Janssen shot more than 2 months ago
How to Find the Best Covid Vaccine Near You
Vaccines.gov helps people find the latest information on COVID-19 vaccine availability at certain providers and pharmacies.
For each location, Vaccines.gov displays:
- types of COVID-19 vaccines available
- website or phone number to take the next step to get vaccinated
- hours of operation
If you are currently eligible to get vaccinated, click the Find COVID-19 Vaccines button to find a vaccination location and schedule an appointment with the specific vaccine provider or pharmacy.
If you have questions about receiving a COVID-19 vaccination at a specific location, please contact that location. Vaccine availability is subject to change and appointments are required at most locations. Please follow instructions for each provider listed on Vaccines.gov.
Which booster should you get:
Most adults 18+, regardless of which vaccine they first received, should get Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna (mRNA vaccines) for their booster dose. The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is the only booster available to anyone ages 12-17. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
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