How to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine at VIP
VIP Community Services is offering the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine as supply arrives and in accordance with state and city guidelines. We are currently vaccinating individuals ages 16+, healthcare workers, and other eligible groups.
Am I Eligible?
Please check to see if you are eligible here: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-vaccine-eligibility.page
Schedule an Appointment
If you ARE eligible, please call us at 718-466-8244 to make an appointment to receive the vaccine. If you have questions about the vaccine before making a vaccine appointment, please schedule a telehealth visit with your primary care provider. View our page on NYC’s COVID-19 Vaccine Finder website for hours and availability: https://vaccinefinder.nyc.gov/locations/124.
Join the Waitlist
If you ARE NOT currently eligible, you can be added to our vaccine waitlist by creating an account in our Patient Portal and a representative will reach out to complete your registration. If you are already a VIP patient, please confirm that your contact information is correct in the Patient Portal. We will reach out to you to schedule your appointment as supply arrives and in accordance with state and city guidelines.
Continue to Protect Yourself
To protect yourself and others from getting COVID-19, even with vaccination for COVID-19, please continue to:
- Wear a mask to cover your mouth and nose when around others
- Stay 6 feet away from others
- Wash your hands often
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Avoid crowds
About the Moderna Vaccine
VIP administers the Moderna vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19 for individuals 18 years of age and older. You need two doses of the same vaccine to be fully protected.
Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine
The CDC provides detailed information about the COVID-19 vaccine.
If you have specific questions about the vaccine related to your health, please contact your VIP provider.