Benefits of getting a COVID-19 vaccine

Are COVID-19 vaccines safe?

You may have mixed feelings about getting a COVID-19 vaccine based on what you've heard or your own experiences.  It's a personal choice to make to help protect you and your loved ones. When you're making your decision about getting the COVID-19 vaccine, it may help to learn what medical experts are saying about what to consider. Let's take a look. 

What to consider to make the best COVID-19 vaccine decision for you

In the following video, Dr. Donna O'Shea, Chief Medical Officer of Population Health Management, UnitedHealthcare, shares important facts about the vaccines — from what to expect about vaccination side effects and effectiveness to the reasons she decided to get a COVID-19 vaccine. 

Dr. O'Shea explains the importance of vaccines and what to consider when making your decision