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COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Vaccine Availability

The COVID-19 Vaccine is now available at Virginia Hospital Center's Outpatient Pharmacy for children ages 5 to 11 years.

  • Major Credit Cards Accepted
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Direct Insurance Billing Provided

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Our Location

Location:1701 N. George Mason Drive, 1st Floor Arlington, Virginia 22205
(Conveniently located on the 1st Floor next to the Food Court)
Phone: 703.717.7750
Fax: 703.717.7749
Hours: Monday-Sunday, 8:00am-8:00pm

Frequently Asked Questions

Medical Information

What vaccines are available?

Two COVID-19 vaccines, the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine and the Moderna vaccine are available.

Are COVID-19 vaccines safe?

Yes, the vaccine is safe. There are over 70,000 people who participated in the clinical trials, and hundreds of thousands of people have been given the vaccine worldwide so far. The risk of getting COVID far outweighs the risk of the vaccine.

Can I get COVID from these vaccines?

No. The vaccine does not contain live virus, and there is no chance of getting COVID-19 from the vaccine.

How many shots/doses are needed?

Both the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine and the Moderna vaccine require two doses. The Pfizer vaccine requires a second dose 21 days after the first vaccine, and the Moderna vaccine requires a second dose 28 days after the first vaccine.

Are the new vaccines effective?

Yes, both the Pfizer and the Moderna vaccine are more than 94% effective.

Will vaccinations cause side effects?

Most people will have pain at the injection site, and some will have fatigue, headache, muscle pains, chills, or diarrhea. Some people will have no side effects at all. If side effects occur, they usually last for less than one day.

After I’m vaccinated, what precautions do I need to continue to take?

After you have been vaccinated, you must continue to wear a mask, wash your hands, and practice social distancing. Please continue to follow these precautions.

Can women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant be vaccinated?

Please speak with your doctor about whether or not to be vaccinated.

Upcoming Events

  • Aug
    20
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    This in-depth “preparation for childbirth” course is a great introduction for first-time parents, or moms planning for an unmedicated labor. 4 hours.
  • Aug
    20
    Saturday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Partners and dads will learn how to care for their baby, build a strong relationship with their partner, and take care of themselves.
  • Aug
    20
    Saturday
    1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Full format Childbirth Preparation over 2 evenings for your convenience.