COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Vaccine Providers 

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v-safe After-Vaccination Health Checker

CDC has created a way for patients to report how they feel after COVID-19 vaccination through a smartphone-based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to check in with them. Below are additional v-safe fact sheets and posters along with simple instructions to sign up.

v-safe fact sheetposter 

v-safe web site

Translated v-safe fach sheets: Spanish  Korean  Simplified Chinese  Vietnamese

Translated v-safe posters: Spanish  Korean  Simplified Chinese  Vietnamese


Infectious Disease Advisory Council

See IDAC page


Pfizer-BioNTech COVID‑19 Vaccine

Emergency Use Authorization

Letter of Authorization

Fact Sheet for Vaccine Recipients and Caregivers

Fact Sheet for Health Care Providers - Pfizer

Translated Emergency Use Authorization Documents - Pfizer


Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine webpage - provides specific information to Pfizer’s vaccine, including resources to assist providers in storing, handling, and administering the vaccine.

Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Pfizer Vaccine Storage Summary

Pfizer Temperature Log - Ultra-Frozen Storage (Farenheit)

Pfizer Temperature Log - Ultra Frozen Storage (Celcius)


Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Emergency Use Authorization

Press release 

Letter of Authorization

Fact sheet for healthcare providers

Fact sheet for recipients and caregivers


COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical FAQs

Expiration date tracker

Beyond use date tracking labels for refrigerator storage

Vaccine storage and handling summary

Vaccine storage and handling labels


Vaccine Administration and Resources

Vaccine Administration Billing and Reimbursement 1.12.21

mRNA Vaccine Talking Points 1.12.21

Pre-Vaccination Checklist for COVID-19 Vaccines 12.22.20

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ for Health Care Providers 12.10.20

Iowa Department of Public Health Vaccine Shortage Order

Vaccine Education and Training for Healthcare Professionals | CDC

COVID-19 Vaccine Training Module for Healthcare Providers

Administration of COVID-19 Vaccine - County/State of Residence Guidance 

COVID-19 Vaccination Training Programs for Healthcare Professionals


COVID-19 Provider Agreement FAQ 10.19.20

COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Enrollment Letter 9.29.20 


Vaccine Storage and Handling 

CDC Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit 11.20.20

Best Practices on Vaccine Storage and Handling 

Dry Ice Safety For Healthcare


Vaccine Ancillary Supplies

Pfizer Ancillary Supply Kit Contents

Product Information Guide


Vaccine Redistribution

Vaccine Redistribution Policy and Process 12.7.20

Vaccine Redistribution Form 12.10.20


Patient Communication

Answering Patient Questions

Engaging in Effective COVID-19 Vaccine Conversations

Toolkit for Medical Centers, Clinics, and Clinicians


MMWRs and CDC Interim Recommendations

Interim Recommendation for Use of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine — United States, December 2020

Post-vaccination considerations for healthcare personnel

Post-vaccination considerations for long-term care residents

On December 13, 2020 an MMWR article titled, “The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Interim Recommendation for Use of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine — United States, December 2020” was published. 

On December 3, 2020 an MMWR article titled, “The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Interims Recommendation for Allocating Initial Supplies of COVID-19 Vaccine - United States, 2020” was published.  

The “Interim Considerations for COVID-19 Vaccination of Healthcare Personnel and Long-Term Care Facility Residents” was released. 

On November 23, an MMWR article titled “The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Ethical Principles for Allocating Initial Supplies of COVID-19 Vaccine - United States, 2020” was published