Novel Coronavirus

Algoma Public Health

Appointment Booking Eligibility

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Safe and effective vaccines will help protect us against COVID-19. 

 

Follow along with our COVID-19 Immunization Tracker as we provide regular up-to-date data on Algoma's COVID-19 vaccination rollout.

 

If you have questions specifically related to the vaccine itself you can call Ontario’s Vaccine Information phone line: 1-888-999-6488 

 

Looking for a copy of your COVID-19 vaccination receipt or need to report out-of-province immunization? Find out how to access your receipt (certificate)


 

Eligibility 

 

1st & 2nd Dose

 

       Ages 5 - 11

 

  • Children five years of age at time of immunization and older can receive their first pediatric (10 micrograms) dose of the Pfizer vaccine
  • Children aged 5 to 11 who received their first pediatric dose of Pfizer more than 56 days (8 weeks) ago can receive their second pediatric (10 micrograms) dose

 

       Ages 12 - 29

 

  • Individuals 12 years of age at time of immunization and older can receive their first dose (30 micrograms) of the Pfizer vaccine
  • Individuals aged 12 and older who received their first dose of the Pfizer vaccine more than 56 days (8 weeks) ago can receive their second (30 micrograms) dose

 

       Ages 30+

 

  • Everyone aged 30 and over can receive either Pfizer or Moderna for both first and second doses with at least 28 days between immunizations. These 2 mRNA vaccines can be safely interchanged.

 

Booster (3rd) Dose

 

 The following population will be able to book an appointment for their booster (3rd) dose:

 

  • Ages 12 - 17 (168 days after the 2nd dose)
  • Ages 18+ (84 days after the 2nd dose)



Booster (4th) Dose

 

 The following population will be able to book an appointment for their booster (4th) dose:

 

  • Ages 60+ (140 days after the 3rd dose)
  • First Nation, Métis and Inuit individuals and their household members aged 18+ (140 days after the 3rd dose)

 

Some individuals who are immunocompromised can get a fourth dose (booster) three months (84 days) after completion of the three-dose primary series.

 

140 days ago was: December 29, 2021

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