COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for Ages 5-11

On October 29, 2021, the FDA authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in children ages 5-11, so Ouray County & the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) have organized a Vaccine Clinic for children aged 5-11 on Saturday, November 13th. This vaccine clinic will be held at the Ouray County 4-HContinue reading “COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for Ages 5-11”

COVID-19 EUA Amended to Allow Additional Booster Shots

On 10/20/2021, the FDA announced that they were amending the emergency use authorizations (EUA) for both Moderna & Janssen (J&J) to allow for booster doses for COVID-19 vaccines in eligible populations. Check out the FDA’s news release for full details and contact Ouray County Public Health at (970)325-4670 if you qualify and would like toContinue reading “COVID-19 EUA Amended to Allow Additional Booster Shots”

COVID-19 Pfizer Booster Shots

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expanded the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on September 22, 2021, to include a booster dose six months after completion of the primary series for certain populations, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued recommendations September 24, 2021, to provide additionalContinue reading “COVID-19 Pfizer Booster Shots”

FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine

Please click here to read more about the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine (which will now be known as Comirnaty) which has achieved full FDA approval for use in individuals age 16+. It is also still available for children aged 12-15 under the emergency use authorization (EUA). “The FDA’s approval of this vaccine is a milestone asContinue reading “FDA Approves First COVID-19 Vaccine”

Vaccinated and Wondering What Changes for You?

If you’ve been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are wondering what that changes for you, look no further! Below is the official guidance from the CDC. What’s Changed If you’ve been fully vaccinated: You can gather indoors with fully vaccinated people without wearing a mask. You can gather indoors with unvaccinated people from one otherContinue reading “Vaccinated and Wondering What Changes for You?”