Your action plan

Think about what you just learned about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 vaccine. Answer the questions below, and then download or print your summary. You can also take this summary to your health care team if you want to learn more. The decision is ultimately yours, and you can tell your health care team when you are ready.

This table can help you learn more about the benefits and risks of each COVID-19 vaccine and to help you make a decision about COVID-19 vaccination.

Yes, I generally understand Not sure No, I need more information
Yes, I generally understand Not sure No, I need more information
I have work or school that would be disrupted by sick time if I were infected by COVID-19. I have a job that puts me in contact with other people, such as in health care or a school, and increases my risk for COVID-19. I want to help protect family, friends, and coworkers from getting sick with COVID-19. I am healthy and want to stay healthy. I am pregnant, and I want to protect myself and my child from COVID-19. I have a health condition that puts me at high risk for serious illness from COVID-19. I am part of a community that has been affected more by COVID-19. I live with someone who is at high risk for serious illness from COVID-19. I am over age 65 or I live with someone over age 65. I want to help lessen the strain on hospitals, so they can provide care to others when needed. I want to help end the pandemic. I want to be able to safely return to activities I enjoy, such as gathering with family and friends, dining out, and traveling. Other:
Yes, definitely I think so Not sure I don't think so No, definitely not
What is my level of risk for getting COVID-19? What is my risk of having a serious illness from COVID-19? What are possible side effects of the vaccine for me? Are there any reasons I shouldn't get a COVID-19 vaccine? Where is the best place for me to get a COVID-19 vaccine? Which COVID-19 shot should I get? Can you give me a COVID-19 vaccine today? I don't need to ask any questions
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Date Last Reviewed: 10/1/2020
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