Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
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.
UPDATE
The White House announced that vaccines will be required for international travelers coming into the United States, with an effective date of November 8, 2021. For purposes of entry into the United States, vaccines accepted will include FDA approved or authorized and WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines. More information is available here.
UPDATE
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

About COVID-19 Vaccines

About COVID-19 Vaccines
Updated July 13, 2022
  • COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.
  • CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for everyone 6 months and older and boosters for everyone 5 years and older, if eligible.
  • Learn about the different vaccines available.
  • To find a COVID-19 vaccine near you: Search vaccines.gov, text your zip code to 438829, or call 1-800-232-0233 to find COVID-19 vaccine locations near you.

Benefits of Getting Vaccinated
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!

For Healthcare and Public Health

COVID-19 Clinical and Professional Resources