Lyon County Public Health

The Emporia Gazette

Lyon County Public Health announced Wednesday the need for a second booster dose clinic due to the “overwhelming demand for booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccines.”

Lyon County Public Health and Flint Hills Community Health Center will host a second clinic from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Anderson Building on the Lyon County Fairgrounds.

Booster doses of Pfizer, Modern and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offers.

For individuals who received a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the following groups are eligible for a booster shot at 6 months or more after their initial series:

65 years and older

Age 18+ who live in long-term care settings

Age 18+ who have underlying medical conditions

Age 18+ who work or live in high-risk settings

For Johnson & Johnson, you must be 18 or older and 2 months since your last dose. People are allowed to mix and match booster doses.

To schedule your booster dose online, please visit

If you cannot attend the vaccination clinic but would still like a booster dose, you can schedule an appointment at Lyon County Public Health by calling 620-342-4864. Booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccines will be given during regular vaccination hours.

Additional information can be found at

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