It’s Worth a Shot.

Get your COVID-19 vaccinations and help get life back to normal.

Cheering at games and concerts. Worshipping together. The basic pleasure of sharing a smile in public. It all starts with a simple shot. Getting your COVID vaccination is the fastest way to strengthen immunity to the point where we can get back to living life the way it was meant to be lived – and that’s worth a shot.

PHASES

Indiana’s Vaccination Plan

The Indiana vaccination plan prioritizes Hoosiers age 55+, statistically the most vulnerable segment of our population. The plan also provides vaccinations for long-term care residents, as well as first responders (fire, law enforcement, emergency medical services, reservists and volunteers).

Learn more at ourshot.in.gov

Eligible Now

HOOSIERS

80+

3.8% of all Hoosiers

19% of all state COVID-19
Hospitalizations

52% of all state COVID-19 deaths

HOOSIERS

60+

22.5% of all Hoosiers

64.1% of all state COVID-19
Hospitalizations

93.3% of all state COVID-19 deaths

DEBUNKING THE MYTHS

Straight Shooting About the Shots

There are a lot of opinions and beliefs about the COVID-19 vaccine, and many of them are simply untrue. Here are a few simple answers to give you a clear picture of the truth:

Will the COVID-19 vaccine make me sick with COVID-19?
No.

None of the authorized and recommended COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States contain the live COVID-19 virus. A COVID-19 vaccine cannot make you sick with COVID-19

Will I test positive for COVID-19 after getting the COVID-19 vaccine?
No.

Neither the recently authorized and recommended vaccines nor the other COVID-19 vaccines currently in clinical trials in the United States can cause you to test positive on viral tests.

I already had COVID-19 and recovered – do I still need to get vaccinated?
Yes.

Re-infection with COVID-19 is possible. You need to be vaccinated regardless of your COVID-19 history.

Will a COVID-19 vaccination protect me from getting sick with COVID-19?
Yes.

COVID-19 vaccination teaches your immune system how to recognize and fight of the COVID-19 virus.

Will the COVID-19 vaccine alter my DNA?
Absolutely not.

COVID-19 mRNA vaccines do not change or interact with your DNA in any way.