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Last Updated: March 15, 2023

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With several COVID-19 vaccines available, you probably have some questions about what to expect when vaccinating your children. To help you, we’ve compiled some FAQs about the COVID-19 vaccines.

COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions

    Children's National Hospital Vaccinations

    Is Children’s National offering the COVID-19 vaccine?

    Can my dependent child get the vaccine without a parent or guardian present?

    Can other members of my family get a vaccine if my child qualifies for one?

    How should I prepare my child to receive the vaccine?

    Will I receive official documentation of my child’s vaccination?

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