The three vaccines currently approved and in use to protect against COVID-19 are safe, effective and necessary to stop the spread of the virus.
They are also optional, so we asked some people who know the risks and benefits well—frontline health care professionals—why they opted in.
Watch the videos below to hear these health care heroes in their own words:
- Ray Brewington, R.N., OR Services
- Cassandra Mierisch, M.D., hand and upper extremity surgeon, Orthopaedics
- Hiren Patel, M.D., medical director, NICU
- Jessica Perdue, R.N., Vascular Services
And be sure to visit our social media pages to tell us why you're opting in too!