COVID-19 vaccine resources & FAQs

COVID-19 vaccines are an important step in protecting your health and your loved ones, and we encourage you to talk to your doctor about the right time to get your vaccine. We are committed to providing helpful vaccine information and resources to support you, including $0 cost-share on COVID-19 vaccinations through the national public health emergency period. 

Schedule your vaccination

COVID-19 vaccines are widely available across vaccination providers, including retail pharmacies, doctors’ offices and other health systems.

Vaccine protection and safety

FDA-authorized and FDA-approved COVID-19 vaccines are safe and help prevent serious illness from COVID-19. 

$0 vaccine cost-share

You should not receive a bill for your COVID-19 vaccination through the national public health emergency.

After you get vaccinated

Get the latest on life after you get your vaccine, from how to manage potential side effects to how to access your vaccine record. 

Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines

To help you plan and keep you informed, we’ve gathered key public information about COVID-19 vaccines below. The CDC remains the best resource on COVID-19 vaccines.

COVID-19 vaccines

Primary series: First dose appointment preparation and getting a second dose

Additional primary dose and boosters

Protection and safety

Cost and coverage

After you get vaccinated

Clinical resources

Want to learn more? Here are clinical resources from various authorities to help in understanding COVID-19 vaccines.

Vaccine fraud awareness

Be on alert for fraud. While you may be interested in sharing the news of your vaccination, be sure not to post a picture of your CDC vaccination card on the internet or via social media. There may be people who try to use your information as their own.

We're listening

We’re committed to keeping you up to date on COVID-19. We're taking note of your questions and working hard to provide answers.