Preparing for the COVID-19 Vaccine
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has asked health systems and pharmacies around the U.S. to prepare for delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will likely issue emergency use authorization for one or more vaccines in the coming weeks. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has reviewed early data around the vaccine’s safety and effectiveness.
Updated Vaccine Information
Below are some general questions and answers about the COVID-19 vaccine.
As more information becomes available, and local and state vaccine distribution plans are formalized, we will update this page and provide more information about where to get specific details about the vaccine and its availability.