HMC will be offering the Pfizer Pediatric COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5-11 at HMC beginning December 1, 2021. HMC will be partnering with Highland County Public Schools to transport children to HMC on December 1, 2021for their vaccine, with appropriate parental consent.
The FDA has granted emergency use authorization of the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for children ages 5-11. The dose schedule for the pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine requires a series of two doses, with the second dose being administered three weeks after the first. A booster dose is not recommended for children at this time.
Attached, please find the vaccine consent form and the Pfizer Information Sheet for Parents and Caregivers. Please return these forms to either HMC or the office at school.