COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Patients
We are pleased to offer COVID-19 vaccines to all MSK patients who meet one of the following criteria:
- Age 18 and over and who live, work, or study in New Jersey or New York State
- Age 16 and over who are inpatients at MSK
- Age 16 and over who are currently or have ever been outpatients at MSK and who live in New York State
To check your eligibility and to schedule a vaccination at MSK, please use this link. For people 16 and 17 years old, a parent or guardian must call their MSK doctor’s office to schedule a vaccination. You will not be able to schedule online.
For more details on making a vaccine appointment including new availability in New Jersey, read here.
You may have read that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have lifted a pause on giving the Johnson & Johnson/Janssen (J& J) vaccine. After an investigation revealing an extremely rare blood clotting disorder, federal health officials said they have confidence that the J & J vaccine is safe and effective in preventing COVID-19 for the vast majority of the US population and will save lives. You can read more here.