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COVID-19 Information

Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine

When will Kelsey-Seybold receive more vaccine?

Can I get the COVID-19 vaccine at Kelsey-Seybold?

How do I schedule an appointment to get the COVID-19 Vaccine?

Am I able to get the vaccine at Kelsey-Seybold if I’m not a current patient?

Will KelseyCare Advantage members receive priority consideration to receive the vaccine?

Is the COVID-19 vaccine available for children?

If I get notification to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, can I also schedule for those in my household?

How long will the appointment take to get the immunization? What can I expect at the appointment?

How much will the COVID-19 vaccine cost?

Will I need to show proof of the vaccine? How can I access this information, if so? Do I need to report that I’ve received my vaccination to the State or other entity?

How do Notifications via MyKelseyOnline/MyKelsey App work?

If I received my first COVID-19 vaccine dose at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, will I also get my second dose at Kelsey-Seybold?

If I’m a KelseyCare Advantage or KelseyCare health plan member do I have to get the vaccine at a Kelsey-Seybold clinic location?

Where can I get the vaccine? Can I go anywhere?

Is there enough supply to get the second dose of the vaccine?

Why is Kelsey-Seybold reserving vaccine for second doses when some experts advise using all available first doses for individuals at risk?

General COVID-19 Vaccine Information

If I tested positive for COVID-19 or having the antibody, do I still need to get the vaccine?

What is the efficacy of the vaccine?

Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe to receive?

What are the side effects of the COVID-19 vaccine?

When should I call the doctor about any side effects I’m experiencing?

Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe for pregnant women and women who are lactating?

Can I get COVID-19 from the vaccine?

How long will it take for the vaccine to begin protecting me?

Why is a vaccine needed if we continue to do things like social distance and wear masks to prevent the virus from spreading?


Learn more and read the CDC’s FAQs about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Learn more about the V-Safe program

Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet