Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
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.
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.
Travel requirements to enter the United States are changing, starting November 8, 2021. More information is available here.

Your COVID-19 Vaccination

Your COVID-19 Vaccination
Updated Nov. 3, 2021
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Your COVID-19 Vaccine

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Find a COVID-19 Vaccine

  • How do I get a COVID-19 vaccine?

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Before You Get the Vaccine

  • Should I get vaccinated if I’ve had COVID-19?
  • Should I take medications before getting the vaccine?
  • Can I have other medical procedures before or after the vaccine?

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Vaccine Information for Specific Groups of People

  • What if I’m at risk for severe illness?
  • Can my child get vaccinated?
  • What if I’m pregnant or breastfeeding?

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When You Get the Vaccine

  • What are the possible side effects?
  • Do I need a booster shot?
  • Register for v-safe

Other Questions?  See Frequently Asked Questions