Health Advisory: Updated bivalent mRNA COVID-19 boosters available to children 5 years or older; Novavax received FDA authorization

October 24, 2022

Actions Requested

  • Recommend everyone 5 years or older get an updated COVID booster and it is safe to give a flu shot simultaneous with COVID-19 vaccine (primary series or booster dose). Be aware of people at higher risk for flu-related complications:
    • Young children
    • Pregnant
    • Have an underlying health condition
    • 65 years or older

Contacting the Health District

  • Call (360) 728-2235. Use this number to report notifiable conditions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. After hours, leave a message with the patient’s name, date of birth and disease.
  • Fax (360) 813-1168

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