Fact Sheet for Recipients

Each vaccine-specific Fact Sheet for Recipients and Caregivers provides the following information:

  • Basic information on COVID-19, symptoms, and what to discuss with a healthcare provider before vaccination
  • Who should and should not receive the vaccine
  • That recipients have the choice to receive the vaccine
  • Dosage and vaccine series information
  • Risks and benefits of the vaccine, including common side effects
  • Information on reporting side effects to VAERS
  • An explanation of what an EUA is and why it is issued
  • Any approved available alternatives for preventing COVID-19
  • Additional resources

COVID-19 Fact Sheets for Recipients and Caregivers



Page last reviewed: October 27, 2021