COVID-19 Vaccine Third Dose - Moderna


COVID-19 mRNA Vac­cine Boost­er for Immuno­com­pro­mised Individuals

The CDC now rec­om­mends that peo­ple whose immune sys­tems are com­pro­mised mod­er­ate­ly to severe­ly should receive an addi­tion­al dose of mRNA COVID-19 vac­cine after their ini­tial 2 dos­es. The addi­tion­al dose should be received at least 28 days fol­low­ing the sec­ond dose of ini­tial Pfiz­er or Mod­er­na mRNA vac­cine series.

Addi­tion­al dos­es are rec­om­mend­ed for patients who have:

  • Been receiv­ing active can­cer treat­ment for tumors or can­cers of the blood
  • Received an organ trans­plant and are tak­ing med­i­cine to sup­press the immune system
  • Received a stem cell trans­plant with­in the last 2 years or are tak­ing med­i­cine to sup­press the immune system
  • Mod­er­ate or severe pri­ma­ry immunodeficiency
  • Advanced or untreat­ed HIV infection
  • Active treat­ment with high-dose cor­ti­cos­teroids or oth­er drugs that may sup­press your immune response

COVID-19 mRNA Vac­cine Boost­er for Indi­vid­u­als 65 and up or with an under­ly­ing med­ical con­di­tion or occu­pa­tion that puts them at high­er risk for COVID-19 

The CDC now rec­om­mends that peo­ple 65 and up or that have an under­ly­ing med­ical con­di­tion or occu­pa­tion that puts them at high­er risk of con­tract­ing COVID-19 receive a boost­er dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vac­cine. This boost­er dose should be received at least 6 months fol­low­ing the sec­ond dose of ini­tial Pfiz­er or Mod­er­na mRNA vac­cine or 2 months fol­low­ing the sin­gle dose of the John­son & John­son COVID-19 vaccine.

You may sched­ule your COVID-19 vac­cine boost­er online here, by log­ging in to MyChart, or by call­ing 888−693−6437. We will ask that you attest to one of these cri­te­ria when sched­ul­ing your appoint­ment through MyD­MGHealth or over the phone.

Our vac­cine boost­er dos­es will be admin­is­tered at the fol­low­ing loca­tions. You will receive a boost­er of the same vac­cine as your ini­tial series:

  • 801 Ogden Avenue, Lisle – Pfizer
  • 430 Penn­syl­va­nia Avenue, Glen Ellyn – Moderna
  • 17495 South LaGrange Road, Tin­ley Park — Moderna

Locations


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Glen Ellyn

430 Pennsylvania Ave.

COVID-19 Vaccine - Moderna

Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

888-693-6437
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Tinley Park

17495 S. La Grange Road

COVID-19 Vaccine - Moderna

Tinley Park, Illinois 60487

1-888-693-6437