Recipient Education

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NOTICE: FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorizationexternal icon for Johnson & Johnson's/Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) is meeting to discuss a recommendation for the use of J&J/Janssen’s COVID-19 vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19 in persons aged 18 years and older.

Talking to Recipients about COVID-19 Vaccines

Many people have questions about the new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. As vaccine recipients’ most-trusted source of information on vaccines, you play a critical role in helping them understand the importance of COVID-19 vaccination, as well as if and when it is likely to be recommended for them.

The materials below include proven communication strategies and tips for effectively setting expectations and addressing questions from COVID-19 vaccine recipients.

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Understanding and Explaining COVID-19 Vaccines

Background and safety information for healthcare professionals and other vaccine providers, as well as tips for explaining the vaccines to patients.

Education Materials for Vaccine Recipients
Page last reviewed: November 2, 2020