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TO:
HEADS OF PROVINCIAL HEALTH DEPARTMENTS
DISTRICT, HOSPITAL AND PHC MANAGERS
COVID-19 VACCINE PROGRAMME MANAGERS
COVID-19 VACCINATION SITE MANAGERS
COVID-19 VACCINATORS

NATIONAL VACCINATION PROGRAMME CIRCULAR 4 OF 2022

INTRODUCTION OF SECOND BOOSTER DOSE AFTER VACCINATION WITH COVID-19 VACCINE JANSSEN®

1. From Monday, 14th March 2022, individuals who have received one booster dose following primary vaccination with COVID-19 vaccine Janssen® , will be eligible to receive an additional
booster dose 90 days after the first booster dose.

2. Both the first and second booster doses may be homologous or heterologous.

3. From Monday 14th March 2022, the vaccination schedules will therefore be as follows:

4. Health care workers are reminded that all booster doses must be correctly recorded on the EVDS.

DR SSS BUTHELEZI
DIRECTOR-GENERAL: HEALTH
DATE: 11/03/2022