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Things to know about the vaccine

We want you to have the information you need so you can make an informed decision about getting the vaccine when you become eligible.

The vaccines are safe. No steps were skipped in developing the vaccines.

The vaccines are effective. Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are nearly 95% effective after the second dose.

The vaccines have minimal side effects. Common vaccine reactions include fatigue, muscle aches and sore arm.

 

Frequently asked questions

Vaccine development and distribution

Special considerations

What to expect when getting vaccinated