The COVID-19 Vaccination
What you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine
The arrival of the COVID-19 vaccine is exciting news, and Baptist is dedicated to keeping you informed about available vaccines, and how to schedule an appointment to receive your vaccination
To learn more about the safety, effectiveness and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions.
The COVID-19 Vaccines are Safe, Effective, and Vital to Ending the Pandemic
Although tens of millions of Americans, and millions more worldwide, have received the vaccine with little to no side effects or adverse reactions, many of us still have concerns about their safety. Here are the facts:
The vaccines are safe. There have been no reported serious medical events directly attributed to the vaccines, and no one has died from getting vaccinated for COVID-19.
The vaccines are effective. Since the vaccines were made available, we have seen a significant drop in transmission rates and hospitalizations, and studies show the vaccines have enduring effectiveness.
The vaccine are important to returning to normalcy. Vaccines are the most effective and accessible tools to slowing the transmission of disease and eradicating it.
Schedule Your COVID-19 Vaccination
COVID-19 vaccinations by appointment are available for eligible individuals at many Baptist locations and community sites throughout West Tennessee, Eastern Arkansas, and North and Central Mississippi. Schedule your vaccination appointment at the facility nearest you.