Information For Patients

COVID-19 Booster – Spring 2024

The COVID-19 Spring Booster will be offered from Tuesday 23rdApril 2024.

The protection from previous doses or a COVID-19 infection may weaken over time. Booster doses help boost your antibodies and give you good protection from becoming seriously ill or needing to go to hospital if you get COVID-19.

A first booster is recommended for all adults age 18 years and older.

After this, seasonal boosters are recommended for some people at higher risk of COVID-19 illness.

Eligible groups are:

  • aged 80 years and older
  • aged 5 or older with a weak immune system
  • living in long term care facilities
  • aged 70-79 years talk to your GP or Pharmacist about your reasons for wanting a booster

For More Information on the covid Booster program please click on the HSE link below: