On July 30, 2021, ACOG updated its guidance to recommend vaccination of pregnant individuals. These resources will be updated shortly to reflect that recommendation. Read ACOG's Updated Guidance


Obstetrician–gynecologists have the unique responsibility of counseling their patients, including people who are pregnant and lactating, through their COVID-19 vaccination decisions. This guide can help you:

  • Communicate with your patients about the COVID-19 vaccination in ways that make them more likely to get vaccinated
  • Learn about becoming a COVID-19 immunization administrator or vaccinator, which follows a different process than other immunizations
  • Start thinking about COVID-19 vaccination as a potentially long-term element of clinical practice

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