PROGRAMME DETAILS (3rd & 4th Dose)

Free Sinovac (CoronaVac) COVID-19 vaccination is now available in the University Health Service while stock lasts.

3rd Dose

Eligibility:

  1. UHS eligible users aged 18 years or above
    • Interval between 2nd and 3rd dose is at least 90 days

    OR

  2. UHS eligible users between age 6 months to 17 years who have received two doses of Sinovac vaccine
    • Interval between 2nd and 3rd dose is at least 90 days

    OR

  3. UHS eligible users between age 12-17 years who have received two doses of BioNTech vaccine
    • Interval between 2nd and 3rd dose is at least 150 days

    OR

  4. UHS eligible users aged 6 months or above who are Immunocompromised individuals
    • Interval between 2nd and 3rd dose is at least 28 days
    • Immunocompromised individuals include:
      • Cancer or hematological malignancy on active immunosuppressive treatment now or in the past 12 months
      • Recipients of solid organ transplant or stem cell transplant on immunosuppressive treatment
      • Severe primary immunodeficiency or on chronic dialysis
      • Advanced or untreated HIV disease
      • On active immunosuppressive drugs, or immunosuppressive chemotherapy /radiotherapy in past 6 months

4th Dose

Eligibility:

  1. UHS eligible users aged 50 years or above
    • Interval between 3rd and 4th dose is at least 90 days

    OR

  2. UHS eligible users between age 18-49 years who are at higher risk of COVID-19 exposure* or with personal needs^
    • Interval between 3rd and 4th dose is at least 180 days

    *   Higher risk of COVID-19 exposure includes:
    a. Workers in healthcare settings, residential care homes for the elderly or 
    residential care homes for persons with disabilities;
    b.  Workers at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of occupational setting (personnel participating in anti-epidemic related work; personnel providing cross-boundary transportation or working at control points and ports)

    ^   Personal needs: to study abroad or to fulfil a requirement for overseas travel

    OR

  3. UHS eligible users aged 12 years or above who are Immunocompromised individuals
    • Interval between 3rd and 4th dose is at least 90 days
    • Immunocompromised individuals include:
      • Cancer or hematological malignancy on active immunosuppressive treatment now or in the past 12 months
      • Recipients of solid organ transplant or stem cell transplant on immunosuppressive treatment
      • Severe primary immunodeficiency or on chronic dialysis
      • Advanced or untreated HIV disease
      • On active immunosuppressive drugs, or immunosuppressive chemotherapy /radiotherapy in past 6 months

Venue:

University Health Service, 2/F Meng Wah Complex

Important Information:

You are required to read the following information before booking for vaccination:

Points to note on the day of vaccination:

1.Please bring the documents:

2. To reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19, you are required to wear a surgical mask before entering the UHS premises. Before proceeding to COVID-19 vaccination, you are required to check your temperature and fill in the Health Questionnaire for COVID-19.

Please note that you are NOT allowed to join the COVID-19 vaccination if

  • you have fever/respiratory symptoms/myalgia/diarrhoea/vomiting/recent onset of loss of smell or taste

AND/OR

  • you have positive COVID-19 test (PCR or rapid antigen test) in the past 3 months (1 month for immunocompromised individuals)

AND/OR

  • you are required to undergo compulsory COVID-19 testing, under compulsory quarantine or medical surveillance

AND/OR

  • you have had contact with any person who is suspected of, or confirmed to have COVID-19

AND/OR

  • you have been out of Hong Kong in the past 3 days

Please stay in resting area for 15 minutes after vaccination.

Booking Method and Enquiry: