MILWAUKEE — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that adults ages 50 and older are eligible for a second booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least four months after receiving their first booster.
People aged 12 and over who are immunocompromised can also receive their second booster.
Eligible patients are advised to get their second booster at Findley Medical Clinic in Milwaukee at 10721 W. Capitol Drive, Suites 110 and 210. Patients will be required to provide photo identification and their vaccination card, as well as their insurance, if they have insurance.
Findley Medical Clinic can provide second booster doses of Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines.
“Based on an analysis of emerging data, a second booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine could help increase levels of protection for these high-risk individuals,” said Dr Peter Marks, who directs the FDA’s Center for Biologics. Assessment and Research, said in a statement.
Dr. Stephanie Findley, Vice Chair of the Findley Foundation and Findley Medical Clinic Board of Trustees, invites adults 50 and older to receive their second booster shot. The Findley Medical Clinic is staffed by nurse practitioners with doctoral degrees who work with the clinic’s medical director, a physician with extensive experience.
Findley Medical Clinic accepts same day appointments and scheduled routine care. The clinic is open Monday through Saturday by appointment. Walk-in visits are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis on Fridays and Saturdays.