Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
To maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, get vaccinated as soon as you can and wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
UPDATE
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.

About COVID-19 Vaccines

About COVID-19 Vaccines
  • Everyone 12 years of age and older is now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination.
  • COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.
  • Once you’re fully vaccinated, you can resume activities that you did before the pandemic. Learn more about what you can do when you have been fully vaccinated.

Benefits of Getting Vaccinated
Key Things to Know
Frequently Asked Questions

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Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is fast, easy, and free. Learn how to find a COVID-19 vaccine near you, and get your vaccine today!

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For Healthcare and Public Health

COVID-19 Clinical and Professional Resources