Who can get a COVID-19 vaccine?

The vaccine is widely available to anyone 5 and older. Youth ages 5 to 17 may get only the Pfizer vaccine while adults 18 and older can get the Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

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1. How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe?
2. Who can get a COVID-19 vaccine?
3. What are the side effects?
4. Do I need to pay for the vaccine?
5. What if I received a bill from my provider for the COVID-19 vaccine?
6. How many doses do I need to get?
7. If I have already had COVID-19 and recovered, do I still need to get vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine?
8. How does the COVID-19 vaccine work?
9. When am I considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19?
10. Do I need to wear a mask and avoid close contact with others if I'm vaccinated against COVID-19?
11. What is a vaccination record card?
12. Can employers require employees to be vaccinated?
13. If I have an underlying health condition, can I get a COVID-19 vaccine?
14. Can I get the COVID-19 vaccine if I've had an allergic reaction to a vaccine in the past?
15. Can I get COVID-19 vaccine if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
16. Do we know if the vaccine is equally safe for all racial ethnic groups?
17. Where can I report side effects after getting the COVID-19 vaccine?
18. What is VAERS?
19. Are the COVID-19 vaccines effective against new variants??
20. Where can I get the vaccine?
21. Will k-12 schools require the vaccine for in-person learning?