COVID-19 Vaccine

New COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  The New Hanover County Pandemic Operations team is offering the all new Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to the community. Vaccines are available at no out-of-pocket cost, those with insurance are asked to bring insurance information for registration purposes. 

Vaccine appointments are available during the following hours:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 8 am - 4:45 pm
  • Tuesdays: 8 am - 5:45 pm

New Moderna (2023-2024 formula) vaccine eligibility:


If you have not received any COVID-19 vaccines:

  • 6 months to 4 years: 2 doses, 4 to 8 weeks apart
  • 5 years and up: 1 dose 

If you have received any previous formula of COVID-19 vaccine or booster:

  • 6 months or older and it has been at least 2 months: 1 dose


*CDC Vaccination Cards are no longer being issued or updated.  A record of your vaccination will be available at your appointment. 

Sign up for COVID-19 updates here and get the latest information from New Hanover County Public Health.

You can find more local vaccine providers and COVID-19 vaccine appointment information at vaccines.gov.

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Safe and effective vaccines are helping us defend against the COVID-19 virus, and New Hanover County Public Health is actively working to serve our entire community. Vaccines are one way to prevent serious illness from spreading, but it’s important to remember that it is not a cure or the end of COVID-19. There are lots of ways to keep everyone safe, including wearing a mask, improving ventilation indoors, washing our hands, staying home if sick, and other daily protective measures.

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