KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Knox County Health Department will begin offering Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots on Monday.

To get the shot, you must have received the Pfizer vaccine at least six months ago and fall into one of these categories:

  • 65 years and older
  • Nursing home resident
  • Those with an underlying medical condition who are at least 18 years old
  • Frontline workers including healthcare professionals, teachers and first responders

Booster shot appointments can be made by calling the health department’s public information line at 865-215-5555.