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(Updated 12/12/2022)

**Link to book appointments is at the end of this FAQ page**

 

Booking is preferred however we do accept walk-ins during our clinic hours at the Vaccine Shoppe, not the pharmacy.

   
  CLINIC HOURS:
   Ages 12+:
  • Monday & Friday: 10:30am - 3:00pm
  • Tuesday-Thursday: 10:30am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:30am - 12:45pm
     
   Ages 3-11:
  • Tuesday-Thursday: 2:00pm - 5:00pm 
  • Saturday: 9:30am - 12:45pm (NO MODERNA 3-5 YR BOOSTER)
3-5 Yrs MODERNA Variant Specific Booster
The FDA/CDC expanded the use of updated Bivalent Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 3-Up to 6 years. Children ages 3-Up to 6 years who previously completed a Moderna primary series(2 doses) are eligible to receive a Moderna bivalent booster 2 months after their final primary series dose. 
3-4 Yrs PFIZER Variant Specific Booster
The FDA/CDC has not yet approved a Bivalent Pfizer COVID-19 Booster for children ages 3-Up to 5 years. We should expect approval sometime in January 2023. Children ages 3-Up to 5 years who are currently completing a Pfizer primary series will receive a Pfizer bivalent vaccine as their third primary dose.  Please check back for updated information. 

5-11 Yrs PFIZER Variant Specific Booster 

The FDA/CDC has authorized use of the Bivalent Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine for individuals 5-11 years of age as a single booster dose.  It can be administered a minimum of 2 months after the completion of an initial 2 dose series or last booster dose. 

Variant Specific Vaccine (Omicron BA 4/5):

You can now book your Pfizer or Moderna Bivalent(variant specific booster) on our website by clicking on link above or below.

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent is authorized in individuals 12 years of age and older as a single booster dose administered at least 2 months after the completion of an initial 2 dose series or last booster dose.

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, Bivalent is authorized in individuals 18 years of age and older as a single booster dose administered at least 2 months after the completion of an initial 2 dose series or last booster dose. 

PEDIATRIC COVID-19 VACCINES (3-11 years old):

***We can only vaccinate those 3 and up. Anyone less than 3 would have go to their pediatrician. ***

Please book the appointment(s) to ensure that we will have a pediatric vaccinator.

  
Vaccines for 3-4 year old:

   You must book all doses together using the link above. If one of the dates do not work, we can reschedule if needed. Please book an appointment in advance as we DO NOT accept walk-ins.

 

Vaccines for 5–11 year old:

   The FDA/CDC has authorized use of the Pfizer vaccine in 5-11 year old.  A series of 2 vaccines, which are smaller doses, will be given 3 weeks (and up to 42 days) apart and a booster as long as it’s been 5 months since their second dose.​

COVID-19 VACCINES (12+):

Booking is preferred however we do accept walk-ins during our clinic hours at the Vaccine Shoppe, not the pharmacy.

Pfizer Booster Eligibility Information:

The FDA/CDC has approved one COVID-19 Pfizer Booster vaccine for the following populations:

  • Ages 12 years and older  

  • You must have had your 2nd COVID-19 vaccine at least 5 months prior to your booster dose date. 

  • Children ages 12 through 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian or may bring a signed 16/17 year old Consent Form.

COVID Boosters Ages 18+:

   The FDA/CDC has authorized booster doses for the Pfizer, Moderna and J&J Vaccines for some populations.  The FDA/CDC also authorized “Mix and Match” which allows you to get any of the 3 approved vaccines as your booster dose.  As of today, we recommend sticking with the same vaccine as your first two doses; and if you got the J&J Vaccine to get one dose of either mRNA (Pfizer or Moderna) vaccine. 

Moderna Booster Eligibility Information:

The FDA/CDC has approved one COVID-19 Moderna Booster vaccine for the following populations:

  • Ages 18 years and older  

  • You must have had your 2nd COVID-19 vaccine at least 5 months prior to your booster dose date. 

  • The Moderna booster is half of the dose of the initial Moderna vaccine.​

  • NOTE: The FDA/CDC has not authorized Moderna boosters for any populations under 18 years old.

 
J&J Booster Eligibility and Information:

   If your J&J COVID-19 vaccination was at least 2 months ago, you are now eligible for a booster.  There is no other eligibility restriction for this booster.  We currently are not administering the J&J vaccine at our clinic. As your Booster for the J&J Vaccine, you can receive a full dose of the Pfizer Vaccine or the Booster Dose of Moderna (half-dose).

COVID Boosters Immunocompromised:

   Immunocompromised may receive their 4th dose 3 months after their 3rd dose.

   We provide a 4th does for any immunocompromised person who meet the CDC criteria. You can schedule this appointment as a ‘booster’ on the vaccine booking sire or walk in during the hours listed above.  

Online Booking FAQs:

  • Access Code - this is only to verify you are a real live person. It does not guarantee an appointment, it's just a way to enter the system.  Please do not email us your Access Code! 
  • When entering telephone numbers (yours or your doctor’s) do not enter ANY characters besides the numbers.  Do not enter dashes or parenthesis. 
  • If scheduling an appointment for your child, please remember to use the child's name and date of birth!
  • If you need to reschedule your appointment, your Confirmation email has links for you to Cancel or Reschedule your appointment.  

What to bring to your appointment or when you walk in:

  • Vaccine card (if you’ve had a COVID vaccine)
  • Photo ID (or parent/guardian ID if you are bringing your child)
  • Medical/Medicare insurance card
  • Rx insurance card

Timing of booster/vaccine after testing positive for COVID-19:

   You must wait a minimum of 2 weeks after your first positive COVID test result AND be symptom free before getting your vaccine or booster.

 


If you have any questions, please call us at 215-509-5597 x-2 or email us at covidvaccine@ericsrx.com and we will get back to you soon.  Thank you!

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