The COVID vaccine is a critical tool for protecting yourself and ending the pandemic. But you might have questions about its safety. Please know that:
- The same safety measures used for all vaccines were followed for the COVID vaccine.
- Tens of thousands participated in vaccine trials to prove it's safe.
- Since then, millions of people of different races and ethnicities have gotten vaccinated and only experienced mild side effects.
Below you will find evidence-based information about the available vaccines along with testimony from Baystate Health experts on what the vaccine means to them.