The COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, and continue to be highly effective against hospitalization and severe outcomes of COVID-19. Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines. The emergence of the omicron variant underscores the importance of getting vaccinated and getting a booster.
Everyone 5 years and older is recommended to receive a primary series of a COVID-19 vaccine to be considered fully vaccinated. COVID-19 Vaccines for Children and Teens | CDC.
COVID-19 booster updates: As of January 2022, everyone 12 and older should get a booster dose. Teens ages 12 to 17 can only get a Pfizer vaccine booster.
It’s flu season, which means it’s time to get your flu shot. If you’re eligible to get a #COVID19 booster dose, you might be wondering if you can also get your flu shot the same day. You can! Vaccines.gov – Search for flu vaccine locations.
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What Mask Should I Wear?
With the highly contagious Omicron variant spreading in our community, are you getting the best protection from your mask? Experts recommend you upgrade to a high-filtration mask, like a KN95, if you want optimal protection.
¿Que Mascarilla Debo Usar?
Con la contagiosa variante de Omicron extendiéndose en nuestra comunidad, ¿está obteniendo la mejor protección de su máscara? Los expertos recomiendan que se cambie a una mascarilla de alta filtración, como la KN95, si quiere protección óptima.
The City of Jacksonville is the recipient of Award# 1CPIMP211270-01-00 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Department for the Advancing Health Literacy to Enhance Equitable Responses to COVID-19 in Jacksonville’s Health Zone program.
This program is supported by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Office of Minority Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $3,295,342 with 100 percent funded by OMH/OASH/HHS.
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