Homer Medical Center COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

NEW! Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Booster Authorized

Please talk to your healthcare provider about whether getting a Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 booster shot is appropriate for you. Learn more at covidvax.alaska.gov.

Who can get a COVID-19 vaccine booster? Anyone who is at least six months after their second dose of the Pfizer vaccine series who meets the specific eligibility criteria. Pfizer booster doses are only recommended for certain individuals who have received two doses of Pfizer vaccine. Booster doses are not authorized for those who received the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

There will be a booster shot clinic on Friday, October 15th at Homer High School – eligibility criteria applies and appointments required.

FREE flu shots will be available during your booster shot appointment, or on a drop-in basis for those not receiving a booster shot.

Find full booster eligibility criteria and info on booking booster appointments at sphosp.org

Ask about COVID-19 vaccination at your next Homer Medical Center appointment.

You can choose to add a COVID-19 vaccination to your visit, or just learn more about COVID-19 vaccines!

Click here for a complete list of vaccine providers on the southern Kenai Peninsula.

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is authorized for individuals 12 years of age and older. Moderna and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 vaccines are authorized only for individuals 18 years of age and older. Learn more about vaccine safety in minors in letter to parents from Dr. Anne Zink, Chief Medical Officer, State of Alaska

Who is eligible? Anyone 12 and older!

Vaccine Information:
Information about COVID-19 vaccines:

SPH COVID Clinic at 4201 Bartlett Street

Pfizer vaccines – available 7 days a week.

Moderna & Janssen vaccines – available only on Tuesdays and Fridays

Walk-ins welcome from 9am-5pm daily, or click below to make an appointment

Third dose for immunocompromised individuals can be done by provider referral (sent a day in advance of your vaccine visit) or by completing the attestation of conditions.

Moderna & Janssen Pfizer

Here are a few handouts to consider: