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Moderna vaccine now available for local keiki ages 6 and older

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Anna Weiser, left, and her son Henry, 4, wait in an observation room after Henry was inoculated with the first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for children 6 months through 4 years old, Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at Montefiore Medical Group in the Bronx borough of New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is now available for Hawaiʻi keiki ages 6 to 17.

The Hawaiʻi Department of Health has adopted the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Both Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are now available for anyone over 6 months old.

Vaccine locations can be found at

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