Bulletin

Ministry of Health & Social Development
Release Date:
Wednesday, 1 December 2021 - 3:56pm

The public is informed that boosters and third doses of vaccines will be available in the Virgin Islands by the second week of December.

The following will be eligible for Pfizer Boosters and AstraZeneca third doses:

  1. All persons with chronic diseases, or those who are severely immunosuppressed will be eligible for a third dose of AstraZeneca vaccine
  2. All persons having completed a second or third dose of AstraZeneca vaccine at least 3 months ago will be eligible for a Pfizer Booster

Two doses of Pfizer vaccination will be available for the following categories of persons:

  1. All persons 12 years and older and
  2. Previously unvaccinated

Author

Natasha Lettsome

Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health/Social Development
Telephone: 468-2286
Email: 
nlettsome@gov.vg