COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Patients


We know you have questions about the distribution and availability of COVID-19 vaccines and what it means for you. Based on the limited supply, and in accordance with New York State and New York City guidelines, we are offering the vaccine to these groups, as of March 3, 2021:

  • MSK patients who are age 18 and over, who live in New York State, and who were treated for cancer at MSK on or after January 1, 2018
  • MSK bone marrow transplant (BMT) patients who are age 18 and over, who live in New York State, and who have undergone transplant at MSK since January 1, 2011

Learn more about vaccine eligibility here.

Patients who live in New Jersey can learn more here.

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Information Session: COVID-19 Update

On February 25, a panel of MSK experts answered your questions about vaccine distribution, effectiveness of the vaccine, and how to stay safe from COVID-19.
Listen to the replay

An Important Update for Our MSK Community on the COVID-19 Vaccines
Read an important message regarding our effort to vaccinate patients.
Information for MSK Patients about the COVID-19 Vaccines
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Wearing a cloth mask on top of a medical procedure mask, or donning a tightly fitted procedure mask, may dramatically reduce the spread of COVID-19, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Sign up for MyMSK

If eligible, MSK patients will be contacted via our patient portal, MyMSK, to schedule an appointment to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Patients without a MyMSK account can visit, call 646-227-2593, or call their doctor’s office for an enrollment ID. There’s also a video that discusses how to enroll here.

Sign up online