Information for Providers and Patients

Information on COVID-19 Vaccination

For Patients:

COVID-19 vaccines:

COVID-19 Vaccination Advertorial: “COVID-19 vaccines. What you need to know.” (pdf)

For Employees:

Refer to the BJC COVID intranet site: COVID19.BJCorg (The site is updated daily with new information.)

WUSM COVID-19 site:

Get your COVID-19 vaccine questions answered: View these short videos produced by BJH
Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe and why should we trust it?
Will Ross, MD, MPH, Associate Dean for Diversity and Professor of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine
What should I expect to feel after I get the COVID-19 vaccine?
Katie Henderson, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Does the COVID-19 vaccine cause infertility?
Ebony Carter, MD, MPH, High Risk Obstetrician, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine
Can I get the COVID-19 vaccine if I’m breastfeeding?
Jeannie Kelly, MD, MS, High Risk Obstetrician, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine
Why is it important that we all get the COVID-19 vaccine?
Angelleen Peters-Lewis, PhD, RN, FAAN, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nurse Executive, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

How does the vaccine work? A short animation narrated by Ebony Carter, MD, MPH, assistant professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources from Center for Disease Control (CDC) and the Ad Council:

For Physicians & Nurses: Answers to COVID-19 Vaccination Questions for HCPs | Ad Council Developed in partnership with leading health organizations and Dr. Anthony Fauci, this new educational content from the Ad Council and COVID Collaborative is designed to help healthcare providers better understand and answer common questions about COVID-19 vaccination.

Help prevent the spread of respiratory disease like

Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.

Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care.

For more information: