October 12, 2022
Ahead of the winter holidays, the White House is urging all eligible Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and the flu.
This week, the nation’s infectious disease leaders issued a call to action to all eligible Americans to get vaccinated by Halloween to ensure they are protected heading into the respiratory virus season.
“Get your new flu shot and get your new COVID shot today,” said Dr. Ashish Jha, White House COVID-19 response coordinator. “If Americans did that, we could save hundreds of lives each day this winter.”
Here’s what you need to know:
HAP joins organizations around the country recommending everyone stay up to date on their COVID-19 vaccines and get a flu shot this fall. Staying up to date on your vaccinations will help ensure you have full protection as we head into the winter holidays.
Additional information about the bivalent booster shots is available online.
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