updated 19th February 2023
A 2023 covid-19 booster vaccination will be available from 20th February 2023.
ATAGI has recommended a 2023 COVID-19 vaccine booster dose for adults in the following groups:
- All adults aged 65 years and over
- Adults aged 18-64 years who have medical conditions that increase their risk of severe COVID-19, or disability with significant or complex health needs.
The following groups should consider a 2023 booster dose, after discussion with their healthcare provider:
- All Adults aged 18-64 years without risk factors for severe COVID-19
- Children and adolescents aged 5-17 years who have medical conditions that increase their risk of severe COVID-19, or disability with significant or complex health needs.
Boosters can be given for the above groups if their last COVID-19 vaccine dose or confirmed infection (whichever is the most recent) was 6 months ago or longer, and regardless of the number of prior doses received. For more information about covid vaccinations, see our covid vaccine information page.
Vaccines available at Hills Family Practice Pfizer Comirnaty Bivalent BA.4/5 Booster - for 12 years and over Pfizer Comirnaty - for 12 years and over primary course Pfizer Comirnaty paediatric formulation - for children 5-11 years of age Spikevax bivalent orginal/Omicron BA.1 formulation (Moderna)- booster for 18 years [...]
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