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Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Recommendations

Standing Orders & Screening Checklist

CDC & Manufacturer Resources

  • Pfizer healthcare professional education website 
    • Dosing and administration information
    • Storage and dry ice information
    • Videos on unpacking vaccine from thermal shipper, preparation and administration, and return of the thermal shipper and more!

Storage & Handling

Preparation & Administration

Expiration Date Information

  • Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine has an expiration date located on the vaccine vial (unlike some other COVID-19 vaccines). The actual expiration date is now uploaded to the MCIR Outbreak Inventory, rather than a previous "placeholder" expiration date.

EUI Fact Sheets

The Emergency Use Instructions (EUI) fact sheets are for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. These EUIs provide information about emergency use of FDA-approved medical products that may not be included in or differ in some way from the information provided in the FDA-approved labeling.

This Fact Sheet describes Emergency Use Instructions that have been issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide information about the primary, additional, and booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccine by Pfizer-BioNTech, including longer interval between primary doses of the COVID-19 vaccine by Pfizer-BioNTech, use in certain individuals who received primary vaccination with certain COVID-19 vaccines not FDA-authorized or approved for such use and in immunocompromised individuals who received one primary dose of the Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine.

Important: Obtain EUI Fact Sheet for Recipients from our link below and begin providing these to each vaccine recipient/caregiver who is receiving a primary, additional, and/or booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by Pfizer-BioNTech as described in the EUI.  This version includes the information statement about MCIR (as indicated in Michigan VISs). Per state law, patients/parents must be informed about MCIR.

EUA Fact Sheets

EUA Fact Sheet for Healthcare Professionals

EUA Fact Sheet for Recipients

 Translations for 5 Through 11 Years of Age

Translations for 12 Years of Age and Older

Important: Print and provide the above EUA Fact Sheet to each COVID-19 vaccine recipient/caregiver in Michigan. 

This version includes the information statement about the MCIR (as indicated in Michigan VISs). Per state law, patients/parents must be informed about MCIR.