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Covid-19 Vaccine Information

Update (6.29.22): GHC-SCW is now accepting appointments for children age six-months to 4-years-old to receive their first and second COVID-19 vaccines. Appointments can be made by calling (608) 662-4914.

COVID-19 Eligibility Requirements & Scheduling Details 

Primary Series (First & Second Dose) Appointments - GHC-SCW is currently accepting first and second dose
appointments for ages six-months to 4-years-old.  

​Am I eligible for a first or second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine(s)? 


​Pfizer
​Moderna
​J&J  ​(single dose)
​18 or older
​Yes
​Yes
​Yes*
​Age 12-17
​Yes
​No
​No
​Age 5-11
​Yes
​No
​No
​Age 6 months - 4
​Yes**
​Yes
​No


 

** At this time, GHC-SCW is not currently administering Pfizer to those age 6 months to 4 years-old.
 

  • For individuals aged 6 months to 17 years old, a parent or guardian must be present during the appointment or available by phone.
  • If your first dose was a different vaccine type, contact the organization where you received your first COVID-19 vaccine to schedule a second dose appointment. 
  • Call (608) 662-4914 to schedule. 

Third Dose Appointments (not a booster)- GHC-SCW is currently accepting appointments. 

Currently, the CDC is recommending that moderately to severely immunocompromised people receive an additional dose at least 28 days after their first two doses of Pfizer or Moderna. ​​

Am I eligible for a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine? 


​Pfizer
​​Moderna
​18+
​Yes - Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
Yes - Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
Age 12-17
​Yes - Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
Not yet*​
​Age 5-11
Yes - Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
Not yet*​
​Age 6 months-4
​Not yet*
​Not yet*


When should immunocompromised individuals get their third dose of COVID-19? 

  • 18+ should get their third dose at least 28 days after completing their second dose​ of Pfizer or Moderna.
  • Ages 5-17 are eligible for a third dose of Pfizer 28 days after their second dose of Pfizer. 
  • Call (608) 662-4914 to schedule. 

Booster Doses - GHC-SCW is currently accepting appointments for Pfizer and Moderna boosters.​

A “booster dose” is different than a third dose of the vaccine. People who are fully immunized for COVID-19 can receive a booster dose from the same or different manufacturer as their previous series depending on their age. This is based on research that has shown it is safe and effective to mix and match vaccines​

Am I eligible for the FIRST COVID-19 vaccine booster?


Pfizer
​Moderna
​J&J
​18 or older
​Yes
​Yes
​Yes**
​Age 12-17
​Yes
​Not yet*
​Not yet*
​Age 5-11
​Yes
​Not yet*
​Not yet*


 

*The FDA and CDC are analyzing data to determine if other age groups should receive boosters. 
**GHC-SCW does not have the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at this time.

 

When to get your FIRST vaccine booster:

  • Pfizer & Moderna: At least 5 months after completing your primary COVID-19 vaccination series.
  • J&J: At least 2 months after completing your original dose. 

Who can get their FIRST vaccine booster:

  • Pfizer: Children and teens age 5-17 years old can only receive the Pfizer vaccine as a booster dose at this time.
  • Adults 18 year and older can get any of the COVID-19 vaccines authorized in the U.S.​
  • Call (608) 662-4914 to schedule. 


​Am I eligible for the SECOND COVID-19 vaccine booster?


​Pfizer
​Moderna 
​J&J

​50 or older

​Yes

​Yes

**​Eligible only if both first and first booster doses were J&J.​

​18 or older

​Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised

​Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised

**Eligible only if both first and first booster doses were J&J.​

​Age 12-17
​Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
​No
​No

​Age 5-11
​Not yet*
​Not yet*
​No

 
*The FDA and CDC are analyzing data to determine if other age groups should receive boosters. 
**GHC-SCW does not have the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at this time.


 

When to get your SECOND vaccine booster:

  • Pfizer & Moderna: ​​At least 4 months after your first booster​. 
  • J&J: At least 4 months after your first booster.

Who can get their SECOND vaccine booster:

  • Age 50 years and older (Pfizer, Moderna or J&J).
  • Age 12 years and older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised.
  • J&J: Anyone 18 years and older who received a J&J COVID-19 vaccine for both their primary dose and first booster dose.
  • Age 5-11 are not yet eligible for a second booster. ​
  • Call (608) 662-4914 to schedule. 

To learn more, please visit the ​​​CDC website, FDA website or the DHS website

​Mask Mandate in Dane County UPDATE 

Although state and local mask mandates have expired, we require everyone visiting a GHC-SCW clinic or building to wear a face covering. ​Masks can be provided at the front desk of all clinics and buildings upon entry.

​General Vaccine Information

The following frequently asked questions are intended to help answer some common questions individuals may have about the COVID-19 vaccines. 

Q: What Should I Do If I Misplace My COVID-19 Vaccine Record Card? 

GHC-SCW is unable to provide replacement COIVD-19 vaccine record replacement card. Your COVID-19 vaccination will be listed on the Wisconsin Immunization Registry. You may also be able to find this information in your GHCMyChart account.  

Follow the links below to access the WIR public immunization records portal.

English - Public Immunization Record Access(link is external)
Spanish - Acceso Publico del Registro de Inmunización(link is external)
Hmong - Tshawb Nrhiav Txog Kev Txhaj Tshuaj Cov Ntaub Ntawv


 

Q: Can I get a Johnson & Johnson (Jassen) COVID-19 vaccine at GHC? 

GHC-SCW does not have the Johnson & Johnson vaccine at this time. If you are eligible for a booster of Johnson and Johnson, please visit this website to find locations that are administering Johnson & Johnson vaccine or consider scheduling a booster vaccine of Moderna or Pfizer. 

Q: Can I get updates by calling my healthcare provider?

A: We kindly ask that you do not call your healthcare provider or clinic for information about COVID-19 vaccines. This helps reserve our staffed phone lines for patients calling who are experiencing active symptoms or have acute care needs.

Q: How can I stay up to date on with GHC-SCW vaccine information?

A: We will communicate with our patients and community when we have any updates regarding COVID-19 vaccines. If you are a GHC-SCW Member, the best thing you can do is make sure you have an active GHCMyChart account. We will also update this webpage with relevant COVID-19 vaccine news.

Q: Where can I learn more about the vaccine and how it will be distributed?

A: If you are interested in reading more about vaccines, two great sources are the CDC and the WI Dept of Health Services.

Below you will find links to the COVID-19 vaccine fact sheets for recipients and caregivers for the Pfizer, Moderna and Janssen vaccines.

Q: What should I do once I've been fully vaccinated?

A: Click HERE for more information on how to protect yourself and others once you have been fully vaccinated. ​