COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Registration
Bayshore Medical Center
Hackensack Meridian Health is offering the Covid-19 vaccine at Bayshore Medical Center. Our site offers first, second and third doses where recommended.
To schedule an appointment for a first, second, or third vaccination shot: Book Your Appointment Now
Visiting Nurse Association - Middletown Library
The Visiting Nurse Association is currently hosting weekly vaccination site at the Middletown Library (55 New Monmouth Rd, Middletown Township, NJ 07748) on Wednesdays from 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM. If you are interested in registering for the COVID-19 vaccine, including the booster shot, you can do so here.
**NOTE: At this time, the FDA has approved the third, booster shot ONLY for those over the age of 65 and those who are immunocompromised.
To Register for a vaccine appointment or booster vaccine appointment, fill out the form here: VNA Booster Vaccine Site - Middletown
Booster Shot Information
Who is Eligible for a Third Dose?
Only those people who received the two doses of the Pfizer vaccine and meet one of the criteria below:
- People 65 years and older and residents in long-term care settings should receive a booster shot;
- People age 50–64 years with underlying medical conditions should receive a booster shot;
- People age 18–49 years with underlying medical conditions may receive a booster shot, based on their individual benefits and risks, and
- People aged 18-64 years who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional settings, including healthcare workers, may receive a booster shot, based on their individual benefits and risks.
- Only those people who received the two doses of the Moderna vaccine and are immunocompromised.
I received the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Can I get an additional dose?
At this time, the CDC and FDA have cleared the Moderna third dose only for the immunocompromised. The J&J vaccine has not yet been approved for an additional dose.
What is considered an underlying medical condition?
- 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 (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
- Advanced or untreated HIV infection
- Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress your immune response
People should talk to their healthcare provider about their medical condition, and whether getting an additional dose is appropriate for them.