After months of research and testing, we have new safe, effective tools to fight COVID-19 — vaccines. In Massachusetts, all residents 12 and older are eligible to receive the vaccine, and we encourage you to get vaccinated as soon as you are able.
Get Vaccinated Today
Beth Israel Lahey Health is encouraging all Massachusetts residents 12 and older to get vaccinated against COVID-19. So many of our patients and community members have already received the vaccine. If you’re interested in receiving your shot, visit the state’s searchable directory of vaccine clinics or find out if there is a BILH vaccine clinic near you. If you have questions about the vaccine, please visit our FAQs section or ask us a question and we’ll have one of our providers get back to you.
Share Your Story & Inspire Others
There are so many reasons to get vaccinated against COVID-19…for peace of mind, to save lives, to return to the things you love.
Tell us your story – why are you choosing to get vaccinated?
Tips for Recording
- Find a quiet, well-lit location with no one behind you.
- If on a mobile device, hold your phone horizontally.
- Click Start Your Video.
- Begin with “This is my shot” then share your reason for getting vaccinated in 30 seconds or less.
- When you’re done, click Upload.
Coronavirus News & Resources
Beth Israel Lahey Health discusses COVID-19 with a wide variety of healthcare experts in this series of short videos.
Hear from Beth Israel Lahey Health patients and employees as they share their stories about COVID-19 and the vaccine.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is offering COVID-19 vaccination clinics in our community. No insurance information is required. Learn about our clinic locations.
Sharon Wright, MD, MPH of Beth Israel Lahey Health, discussed that while vaccination rates continue to increase in Massachusetts and across the U.S. and the number of new COVID cases and hospitalizations is declining, there is concern that transmission rates might increase as colder weather approaches. (WCVB, October 4, 2021)
People at higher risk of developing COVID-19 may be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine additional dose. Find more information on 3rd doses and boosters, including eligibility information.
Study led by Dan Barouch, Director of BIDMC's Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, and colleagues shows single-shot COVID-19 vaccine provides robust protection against SARS-CoV-2 variants identified in South Africa, the U.K., Brazil and California. (Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, June 9, 2021)
Digital vaccination cards are available to patients vaccinated at a BILH COVID-19 vaccination clinic. Find frequently asked questions on this proof of vaccination option.
If you were vaccinated at a BILH COVID-19 vaccine clinic you can request written confirmation of vaccination status or a digital vaccination card. Learn more.