News Booster shots available for Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson October 31, 2021 Staff The Lassen County Public Health Department announced county residents who received any of the three COVID-19 vaccines are now eligible for a booster shot if they meet new criteria outlined below. A Pfizer or Moderna booster dose is recommended if you: Received your second dose at least six months ago; andAre 65 or older; orAge 18+ who live in long-term care settings; orAge 18+ who have underlying medical conditions; orAge 18+ who are at increased risk due to social inequity; orAge 18+ who work or live in high-risk settings. A Johnson & Johnson booster dose is recommended if you: Received your first dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at least two months ago; andAre 18 or older. High-risk jobsIn line with the CDC, high-risk jobs are defined as:First responders (health care workers, firefighters, police, congregate care staff);Education staff (teachers, support staff, daycare workers);Food and agriculture workers;Manufacturing workers;Corrections workers;U.S. Postal Service workers;Public transit workers; andGrocery store workers. Public Health will not be accepting walk-ins. You can schedule an appointment at MyTurn.ca.gov or by calling 251-8183.If you feel like you or someone you care for is exhibiting symptoms, call Public Health at 251-8183 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.