COVID-19 Vaccine Availability
The CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccination for everyone 6 months and older. FDA-approved/authorized COVID-19 vaccines are currently available to all U.S. citizens and residents. Visit the CDC website for more information
- COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, and free.
- Getting the vaccine can reduce the risk of severe disease, hospitalizations, and long-term complications for COVID-19
- For children, the vaccine can also curb community transmission and reduce disruptions to in-person learning activities.
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Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine
COVID-19 Vaccine Updates
The updated COVID-19 vaccine will be available shortly in the Immunization Clinic. Vaccines at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling are administered in the Immunizations Clinic on a walk-in basis only.
Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Clinic will offer the updated FDA-approved and authorized Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to beneficiaries 6 months and older. At this time, no previous iterations of the COVID-19 vaccine are authorized and will not be administered.
- Please visit Vaccines.gov for more information about COVID-19 vaccination locations near you.
- Call 800-232-0233 for vaccine locations in the United States near you.
Stay Up to Date with COVID-19 Vaccines
You are up to date with your COVID-19 vaccines if you have completed a COVID-19 vaccine primary series and received the most recent dose recommended for you by the CDC.
Vaccine recommendations are based on your age, the vaccine you first received, and time since last dose. People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised have different recommendations for COVID-19 vaccines
The updated vaccine is now recommended for anyone 6 months old and older. Per the CDC, bivalent mRNA vaccines are not currently authorized. Consult with your primary care manager on availability and the best options to help protect you and your loved ones from severe illness, hospitalization, or death from COVID-19.
Find more information at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/stay-up-to-date.html
Concerns about the vaccine?
Speak with a Vaccine Expert. You can contact the DHA-Immunization Healthcare Support Center at 877-GET-VACC (1-877-438-8222) option 1, or Defense Switched Network (DSN) 761-4245, option 1, if you have questions about the vaccines or about an adverse event following vaccination.
Visit the TRICARE website for information about the COVID-19 vaccine.