Polk County Public Health is encouraging everyone age 6 months and older to get vaccinated against COVID-19. COVID-19 vaccines are effective, especially at preventing serious illness and death.
Bivalent booster vaccine eligibility: People ages 5 years and older are recommended to receive one updated bivalent booster at least 2 months after receiving their primary series or previous booster, regardless of prior brand received.
Evidence is showing that boosters, given at the appropriate time, can help extend protection. The updated bivalent COVID-19 boosters provide protection against newer Omicron variants. For the most up to date COVID-19 vaccine booster information, visit: