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COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

Vax Facts!

Everyone Age 12 and older is now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. If you have questions, The Children's Hospital of San Antonio has a few general tips to keep in mind.

  • Which shot should my child receive?
  • Where can I get my child vaccinated?
  • What about possible side effects?
  • What about allergic or severe reactions?
  • How long do I need to wait before getting my child vaccinated for COVID-19 if they have had some other type of vaccination or shot?
  • What if I’m pregnant, or plan to be soon, or breastfeeding? Should I get vaccinated?
  • Is receiving the vaccine consistent with CHRISTUS Health values?