COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Patients
We are pleased to offer COVID-19 vaccines to MSK patients who are age 12 and over.
In accordance with the emergency use authorization by the Food and Drug Administration, patients ages 12-15 will receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.
In New Jersey, we are offering COVID-19 vaccines to MSK patients who are age 18 and over and live, work, or study in New Jersey.
To check your eligibility and to schedule a vaccination at MSK, please use this link. For people 12-17 years old, a parent or guardian must call their MSK doctor’s office to schedule a vaccination. You will not be able to schedule online.
For more details on making a vaccine appointment including new availability in New Jersey, read here.
You may have read that the FDA and CDC have lifted a pause on giving the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccine. After an investigation revealing an extremely rare blood clotting disorder, federal health officials said they have confidence that the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is safe and effective in preventing COVID-19 for the vast majority of the US population and will save lives. You can read more here.