By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – CVS Health has announced that now the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for use in children ages 5-11, they will begin administering shots beginning on Sunday.READ MORE: 'It Really Puts The Pandemic Ending In Perspective:' COVID-19 Vaccines Now Approved For Children 5-11
They are now accepting appointments nationwide, including 44 locations in Pennsylvania.READ MORE: US Gives Final Clearance To COVID-19 Vaccines For Kids 5 To 11
In order for children to be vaccinated, they must have parental or legal guardian consent as well as be accompanied by an adult.
Patients are asked to schedule an appointment on the CVS website or through the CVS Pharmacy application.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh-Area Hospitals Say They Are Ready To Vaccinate Kids Ages 5-11