COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Currently, individuals age 5 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts are now eligible to receive the vaccine.

  • Ages 5-17 can receive the Pfizer vaccine.
  • Age 18 and older can receive any vaccine. 

Booster Shots

Booster shots are available to anyone age 18 and older who lives, works, or studies in Massachusetts and who received the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines at least 6 months ago or Johnson & Johnson vaccine at least 2 months ago. The Pfizer booster is now available to those ages 16-17 who have received the Pfizer vaccine at least 6 months ago. 

Emerson Hospital is not providing vaccinations or booster shots at this time. Please see below for vaccine resources for Massachusetts residents.

  • If you need assistance, call the Massachusetts COVID-19 hotline at 2-1-1.

Questions related to vaccine distribution should be directed to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health at or 2-1-1.

Additional Resources