Quebec recommends the 3rd dose for those who have recently contracted COVID-19
Quebecers who have recently contracted COVID-19 will be able to get their third dose as soon as they are asymptomatic, the government announced on Wednesday.
Following a recommendation from Quebec’s Public Health, the province said anyone who wants to receive a booster, including those who have recently had COVID-19, should be able to get one “as soon as possible” to have one. better protection against the Omicron variant.
There should always be an interval of three months between the second dose and the booster.
The government announced last week that once the entire eligible population has had the opportunity to receive their booster dose, three doses of a COVID-19 vaccine will be required to use the Vaccination Passport System. Province.
Currently, two doses are sufficient to be considered adequately vaccinated.
On Wednesday, Quebec once again increased the appointments to schedule a third for the youngest populations of the province.
Public health recommends a 3rd dose for people who have had COVID-19. These people will be able to get their 3rd dose as soon as the symptoms stop.
Starting Thursday, people 25 years of age and over will be able to make an appointment for a third dose of a COVID-19 vaccine in the province. Clic Santé website, and all Quebecers aged 18 and over will be able to do so this Friday.
Quebecers aged 35 and over can already register for their third shot.