• We currently offer Moderna and Pfizer vaccines
  • Getting vaccinated against CoV-19 can lower your risk of getting and spreading the virus that causes CoV-19. Vaccines can also help prevent serious illness and death.
  • All steps have been taken to ensure that vaccines are safe and effective for people ages 5 years and older.
  • If you already had COVID-19, you should still get a CoV-19 vaccine for added protection.

 

 

CoV-19 Vaccines Are Safe for Adults and Children 

While CoV-19 vaccines were developed quickly, all steps have been taken to ensure their safety and effectiveness.

  • Hundreds of millions of people in the United States have received CoV-19 vaccines under the most intensive safety monitoring program in U.S. history.
  • A growing body of evidence shows that the benefits of CoV-19 vaccination outweigh the known and potential risksCDC recommends an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna) in most circumstances based on an updated risk-benefit analysis.

 

Before recommending CoV-19 vaccines, including for children ages 5 years and older, scientists conducted clinical trials with thousands of adults and children and found no serious safety concerns. Learn more about the benefits of CoV-19 vaccination for children and teens.

*According to CDC; updated 1/2022