Vaccine Booster Information

Moderna Booster Doses available.
Call (785)229-3530 to make an appointment.

Moderna vs. Pfizer

On October 22, the CDC issued the following Booster dose recommendations:

Booster doses of Pfizer and Moderna are available for those who have completed their initial series at least 5 months prior and are;

  •  65 years and older
  • Age 18+ and living in a long-term care settings 
  • Age 18+ and have underlying medical conditions
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Chronic Lung Diseases, including COPD, asthma, interstitial lung disease, cystic fibrosis, and pulmonary hypertension
    • Dementia or other neurological conditions
    • Diabetes (Type 1 or Type 2)
    • Down Syndrome
    • Heart Conditions (such as heart failure, coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathies, or hypertension)
    • HIV Infection
    • Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system)
    • Liver disease
    • Overweight or Obesity
    • Pregnancy
    • Sickle cell disease or thalassemia
    • Smoking, current or former
    • Solid organ or blood stem cell transplant
    • Stroke or cerebrovascular disease, which affects blood flow to the brain
    • Substance use disorders
  • Age 18+ and work in high-risk settings
    • Healthcare workers
    • Teachers
    • Grocery Store Workers
    • Retail Workers
    • First Responders
  • Age 18+ and live in high-risk settings
    • Corrections facilities
    • Homeless Shelters
    • Group Homes