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Schedule a COVID-19 Vaccine

Our health system is proud to have taken part in our nation’s commitment to vaccinating our communities. At this time we are not scheduling vaccine appointments. Vaccine appointments are widely available at community pharmacies.

CT Vaccine Portal

Find a Vaccine at vaccines.gov

Appointment Information

Do I qualify for a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) for both the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines to allow for the use of an additional dose in certain immunocompromised individuals.

Learn more about third shots for immunocompromised individuals

Who is eligible for a booster?

Booster doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines are approved for all adults. Those 5 and older can receive a booster dose of the Pfizer vaccine.

 

Learn more about booster eligibility

What vaccine should kids get?

Kids 6 months and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Learn more about kids and the vaccine

Do I need a MyChart account?

You do not need a Yale New Haven Health MyChart account to get a vaccine. However, having a MyChart account will help you keep track of when you got vaccinated.

What should I know before my appointment?

View our frequently asked questions page to learn more about the vaccine.

What do I need to bring to my appointment?

Please bring a photo ID, mask, and your insurance card if available.

Can I bring someone with me to my appointment?

Yes. Patients are allowed to bring one support person for their vaccine appointment if they need assistance. 

Will I receive confirmation of my appointment?

After you schedule your vaccine, you will receive a reminder to the email address you used to sign up/sign into MyChart to schedule your appointment. You can also find the confirmation by logging into MyChart and selecting “Visits” > “Appointments and Visits”.

How do I cancel/reschedule my appointment?

To cancel or reschedule appointments via your computer, log into MyChart, click “Visits”, and then "Appointments and Visits". Then, locate the appointment you would like to cancel or reschedule. If rescheduling, you will be prompted to select a new date and time and confirm.

View a video on how to reschedule or cancel your appointment on the MyChart website

To cancel or reschedule appointments via your MyChart mobile app, open the app and click "Appointments". Then, locate the appointment you would like to cancel or reschedule. If rescheduling, you will be prompted to select a new date and time and confirm.

View a video on how to reschedule or cancel your appointment in the MyChart mobile app

What do I do if I lose my vaccine card?

If you have a MyChart account with Yale New Haven Health, you can look up the date of your vaccination and the vaccine's manufacturer there. You can also access a unique and secure QR code for your vaccine card in MyChart. To access it, click the menu button and then the link called "COVID-19 (Vacc Status and Test Results)" under Health and Wellness.

You can also get a copy of your card from the Immunization Information System called CT WiZ at the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Learn more about CT WiZ.