Changing America reports:
The U.S. could change the definition of what it means to be fully vaccinated in the future with the increasing availability of COVID-19 boosters, officials said Friday.
“We have not yet changed the definition of ‘fully vaccinated.’ We will continue to look at this. We may need to update our definition of ‘fully vaccinated’ in the future,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director Rochelle Walensky told reporters.
“If you’re eligible for a booster, go ahead and get your booster and we will continue to follow,” she said. Full vaccination status is currently given to those who have received both doses of either the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson jab.
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