November 11, 2022

Mayor Bhalla encourages residents to get the updated booster and flu shot ahead of Thanksgiving holiday 

Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla today announced the City of Hoboken will offer updated COVID-19 boosters and the seasonal flu vaccine on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 605 Jackson St. Eligible residents may elect to receive either one of or both the updated COVID-19 booster and the seasonal flu vaccine at the clinic.

“As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday and gather indoors with friends and family, I encourage everyone to take the steps we know will help keep us safe: get the updated booster and seasonal flu shot,” said Mayor Bhalla. “Thank you to Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding for the continued partnership to host these clinics for our residents.”

The clinic will provide updated COVID-19 boosters to eligible individuals 5 years old and older who received their COVID-19 vaccine or booster at least two months ago.

The updated boosters protect against both the original COVID-19 virus and the Omicron variants.

The clinic will also provide residents 5 years old and older with the seasonal flu vaccine.

To make a required appointment for either the flu vaccine, updated COVID-19 booster, or both, go to Residents will need to book two separate appointments if they want both the flu vaccine and the updated booster, but Medicine Man Pharmacy & Compounding will administer both shots at the same time during either appointment time.