Community COVID-19 vaccine boosters Oct. 12-13


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Texas Border Business

RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas – UT Health RGV is now offering boosters of the Pfizer-BioNTech (Pfizer) COVID-19 vaccine to:

  • Anyone aged 65+ (at least 6 months after second dose of Pfizer)
  • People aged 12+ who are moderately to severely immunocompromised (at least 28 days – or 4 weeks – from second dose of either Pfizer or Moderna)
  • People aged 18-64 with any underlying medical condition (at least 6 months after second dose of Pfizer)
  • All people aged 18+ who feel at increased risk for severe COVID-19 because of frequent institutional or occupational exposure (at least 6 months after second dose of Pfizer)

If you meet any of the above criteria, you can get a booster at a location below.

Dates and Locations:

Tuesday, October 12

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: CESS 1.300

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1407 E Freddy Gonzalez Dr, Edinburg, TX 78539

Wednesday, October 13

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: Clinical Education Building 1.203

2102 Treasure Hill Blvd, Harlingen, TX 78550

PLEASE NOTE:

  • People aged 12-17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • UT Health RGV is currently only administering doses of the Pfizer vaccine.
  • All patients — even those who received their initial two doses at a UT Health RGV site — need to present their COVID-19 vaccine card before receiving a booster.
  • People seeking their first or second dose of the FDA-approved Pfizer vaccine will also be accommodated.
  • You might receive a call from 1-833-888-2268 (1-833-UTVACN8 ) upon scheduling your appointment. Please save this phone number in case we call.

Additional vaccine opportunities and locations will be announced soon.Schedule 

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