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What we know about the COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization for the following COVID-19 vaccines1:

  • The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, for people 16 years of age and older (two doses, administered 21 days apart, are needed)
  • The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, for people 18 years of age and older (two doses, administered 21 days apart, are needed)
  • The Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine, for people 18 years old and older (one dose needed)

Where to get a COVID-19 vaccine

Eligible people can get the COVID-19 vaccine at:

Should you get a COVID-19 vaccine

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is a personal decision.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), opens new window2 said that the COVID-19 vaccine will:

  • Help keep you from getting COVID-19
  • Be a safer way to help build protection
  • Be an important tool to help stop the pandemic

Humana fully supports the vaccine. We:

  • Encourage all eligible people, as medically appropriate, to get the vaccine when available
  • Suggest continuing to take protective and preventive measures to help bring this pandemic to a swifter end

Keep in mind that vaccinating everyone in the United States – let alone the world – who want the vaccine:

  • Will take time
  • May take the majority of 2021 (or longer)

Learn more about preventing the spread of COVID-19.


You can get a free ride to and from:

  • Doctor visits
  • The pharmacy
  • Health appointments, such as to get your COVID-19 vaccine

Learn more about available transportation services.


Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccination, opens new window

Ensuring the safety of COVID-19 vaccines in the United States, opens new window

COVID-19 vaccine information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, opens new window

Get the latest info on vaccines from Humana

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