COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Last Updated: 5.13.21

Munson Healthcare has distributed more than 50,000 COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) have both supported the emergency use authorization (EUA) of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 12 and older. The authorization follows extensive research from the CDC, determining Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to be both safe and effective for kids age 12 and up.


Address your COVID-19 vaccine concerns directly with a member of our nursing team by calling Munson Healthcare Ask-a-Nurse: 231-935-0951. We’re happy to have a conversation and point you toward additional resources. Our nurse line is staffed daily from 7 am - 11 pm to answer any healthcare questions you may have.

Ask-a-Nurse   231-935-0951

Munson Healthcare Virtual Town Hall

In our virtual town halls, a panel of Munson Healthcare experts and community partners will have conversations revolving around the COVID-19 vaccine, include frequent questions and misconceptions.

These virtual town halls will be livestreamed on Facebook, and time will be dedicated for questions and answers. All are welcome to participate in the livestream and ask questions to our panelists.

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Munson Healthcare has helped lead northern Michigan through the COVID-19 pandemic and we will continue to help lead the way out. Our dedicated healthcare team is actively supporting mass vaccination clinics and targeted vaccination efforts as part of our ongoing collaboration with regional health departments and family doctors.

If you have questions or concerns about the COVID-19 vaccines, please explore the FAQs below:


Why Get the Vaccine
Vaccine Availability
Vaccine Myths
Vaccine Safety
Vaccine Effectiveness
After Your Vaccine