Vaccine Information for Employees

COVID-19 vaccination is now mandatory for all faculty and staff, with limited exceptions for religious and medical reasons. This applies to employees at all Mount Sinai locations, including hospital, ambulatory, academic, corporate, and other sites, and those working remotely, even if a Remote Work Agreement is in place.

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As of Monday, August 23, 2021, the Food and Drug Administration granted full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for people age 16 and older. It continues to be available under emergency use authorization (EUA) for people age 12 to 15, and for the administration of a third dose in certain immunocompromised people. The Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines continue to have EUA.

As of Wednesday, May 12, 2021, everyone who is 12 or over and lives anywhere in the United States is eligible to be vaccinated at Mount Sinai. Use the link above to schedule your vaccination. Employees can also walk in and be vaccinated without an appointment at any vaccine pod. (Updated 5/12/21)

Please note that we recommend that you receive your second dose at the same Mount Sinai pod where you got your first dose.

For more details, please refer to the following resources. These will be updated frequently.

“We Hear You” Video Series

To address some of our most common concerns about COVID-19 vaccines, a panel of Mount Sinai experts in infectious disease and clinical care held a series of panel discussions. You can see them here.

One-Page Answers About Vaccines