Mississippi State Health Department gives information on scheduling COVID-19 booster shots

A third COVID-19 vaccination can be scheduled directly from county health departments
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Published: Sep. 17, 2021 at 5:58 PM CDT
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Certain health conditions may require a third COVID-19 dose.

You can now schedule a booster shot at a county health department or with a regular health care provider.

Patients are asked to check with their doctor or health care provider to evaluate their health status and determine whether there is a need for an additional vaccination dose.

Conditions include recent cancer treatment, organ transplant, stem cell transplant, HIV and immune system compromise.

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