COVID-19 vaccines and recommended follow-up booster shots are the best way to prevent serious illness due to COVID-19. The vaccine teaches our immune system how to recognize and fight the virus that causes COVID-19.
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All Marylanders 6 months and older are eligible for a COVID-19 primary vaccine series. Vaccinations are available through pediatricians and other physicians, hospitals, local health departments, and pharmacies.
Please see the CDC website
for the current eligibility criteria for COVID-19 boosters. To find a COVID-19 vaccine location near you, search vaccines.gov
. You can also contact your healthcare provider, pharmacist, or local health department for more details on how to receive a vaccine.