COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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About the vaccine

Three COVID-19 vaccines, from Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson, have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pursuant to their emergency use authorizationThe vaccines will be available to all individuals free of charge (as required by the CARES Act).

The COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, and we encourage you to get vaccinated.

Note: The FDA has attached warnings on the Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine. Learn more on the vaccine recipient and vaccination provider fact sheets.

Be aware of vaccine scams

As COVID-19 vaccine distribution begins, be aware that scams are starting to emerge. It’s important to know what signs to watch for, including:

  • You are asked to pay out-of-pocket to get the vaccine or early access to the vaccine
  • You are asked to put your name on a vaccine waiting list or to get early access
  • Marketers offering to sell or ship doses of the vaccine for payment

Learn more about how to protect yourself and report potential COVID-19 fraud here.

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