Pa: Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for 12- to 15-Year-Olds
May 20, 2021
The Pa. Department of Health on May 12 encouraged all COVID-19 vaccine providers to start vaccinating anyone age 12 and over with the Pfizer vaccine as recommended by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices held a meeting May 12 to review the data and make an official recommendation to use the vaccine for this age group. The CDC also said that the Pfizer vaccine could be co-administered with other routine vaccinations.
“Hundreds of vaccine providers in Pennsylvania already ha...