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Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage Update

Last updated on 7/25/2022

Beginning July 13, 2022, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) covers the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine as a payable pharmacy benefit for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) clients who are 18 years of age or older. The Novavax COVID-19 vaccine is given as a two-dose primary series three weeks apart.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine.

Email vdp-formulary@hhsc.state.tx.us with questions or comments.