California Department of Social Services PIN 22-06-ASC
TO: ALL ADULT AND SENIOR CARE PROGRAM LICENSEES
Original signed by Kevin Gaines
FROM: KEVIN GAINES
Community Care Licensing Division
SUBJECT: CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) VACCINE ADDITIONAL AND BOOSTER DOSES
Provider Information Notice (PIN) Summary
PIN 22-06-ASC supersedes PIN 21-51-ASC, dated December 15, 2021, and informs Adult and Senior Care (ASC) licensees about the availability of both the third (additional) dose and booster dose of COVID-19 vaccines. Specifically, this PIN
provides updates in the following areas:
- New preferential recommendation for mRNA vaccinations (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna) for both primary series and boosters.
- New boosters for individuals aged 12 and older.
- New booster eligibility five (5) months after completing primary series.
- Boosters for people vaccinated outside of the United States.
Important! Underlined text in this PIN indicates where additions have been made. Please post/keep this PIN in the facility where all persons in care and facility staff as well as families and representatives of persons in care in the facility can
access it and distribute the PIN Summary for Persons in Care (at the end of this PIN) to persons in care and, if applicable, their representatives.
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