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Hy-Vee is now offering free Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine boosters

Davenport, IOWA – According to the officials, free Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine boosters are available at all Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations in its eight-state region.

Hy-Vee made the announcement late Thursday.

The booster is available for free to those who are eligible, regardless of insurance coverage.

The FDA and CDC recommend the Moderna booster dose 6 months following the second dose of the vaccine for the following people:

  • Long-term care facility residents
  • Individuals ages 65+
  • Individuals ages 18+ with underlying medical conditions,
  • Individuals ages 18-64 years who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional setting

The health officials recommend the Johnson & Johnson booster for all of its vaccine recipients 2 months after vaccination.

More information here.

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