ACIP Recommends COVID-19 Booster Shots For All Adults, Children

By Jessica Karins / September 12, 2023 at 6:41 PM
Despite worries that a universal recommendation would fail to reach the populations most in need of vaccination, CDC’s immunization advisors voted Tuesday (Sept. 12) to recommend COVID-19 booster shots for all 6 months and older. If the recommendation is adopted by the CDC director, insurers will be required to cover the vaccines on a broad basis. Members of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) met Tuesday (Sept. 12) to consider whether to...

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