COVID-19 Vaccination Recommendations for Pediatric Populations
Currently, children ages 5 through 11 years are eligible to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine . Children ages 6 months through 4 years may soon become eligible for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine pdf icon . Once eligible, children ages 6 months to 4 years will receive a separate vaccine from children ages 5 through 11 years and from adolescents/adut
Everyone 2 years and older should continue to wear a mask in public spaces and around people they don’t live with
- COVID-19 Vaccines for Children and Teens - Doctor Molly Rad provide vaccination for children 5 years and older in her office all you need call and come.
- Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine - this site share information for parents and caregivers about covid vaccine . Getting all family members ages 5 years and older vaccinated can protect other family members who are not yet old enough to get vaccinated or who are at risk for serious illness if they get infected with COVID-19.
- Coadministration of Vaccines - COVID-19 vaccines and other vaccines may now be administered without regard to timing.
- About mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines - if you have questions on how mRNA vaccines work. To address additional questions, I share this video from American Academy of Pediatrics with parents on COVID-19 and kids: How mRNA vaccines work .
- Myths and Facts about COVID-19 Vaccines - Accurate information is critical and can help stop common vaccine myths and rumors. This page has information for talking with parents and caregivers about common vaccine myths. Reassure parents that the COVID-19 vaccine for children is safe and that there is no evidence that any vaccines, including COVID-19 vaccines, can cause female or male fertility problems.
- V-safe - An easy-to-use smartphone-based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to provide personalized health check-ins for anyone who has received a COVID-19 vaccine. Parents and caregivers can register for an account and then enroll their kids in v-safe to share how their kids are feeling after vaccination.