Omicron boosters are coming

A new COVID-19 vaccine booster targeted at Omicron strains, called the bivalent vaccine, is coming to Vermont this week, according to the state Department of Health.

COVID boosters open to BIPOC adults and older Vermonters

Booster shots are currently available only for people who got their second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at least six months ago.

Pfizer COVID booster shots start Friday in Vermont

“We know vaccines are safe and effective, and these additional doses add even more protection. So, I encourage anyone who is eligible to register for your booster today,” Gov. Phil Scott said.