Today, the Manitoba Government announced eligibility for second dose COVID-19 vaccine is expanding to include:
- individuals who received their first dose on or before May 14, 2021
- Tomorrow, the eligibility will expand at 11:45 am to include people who received their first dose on or before May 18.
- anyone who received a first dose of AstraZeneca/Covishield is now eligible to receive a second dose of any mRNA vaccine (Pfizer or Moderna), provided they meet provincial eligibility criteria for their second dose.
- All Indigenous people in Manitoba and individuals with specific health conditions are also eligible to book their second dose, as long as they meet the minimum time interval between doses. If anyone in these groups received a first dose of AstraZeneca/Covishield, the minimum time interval between doses is 28 days.