What to do if you lost your CDC COVID vaccine card and need proof of vaccination

CDC Covid Vaccination Card

Photo by: Jernej Furman on flickr.com

To obtain a new copy of your CDC COVID vaccination card, generally you can visit the place where you received your vaccinations.

Another way to obtain proof of your vaccination is to acquire a digital certificate.

Since the USA does not have a national vaccine digital certificate program, this process is a bit complex. Please check out the resources we have gathered below.

– If you live in a state where digital certificates are available, you have it easy! Use these links to obtain a free certificate.

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Utah, Virginia, Washington

– The pharmacy where you received your vaccine may have a free digital certificate available to you.

Albertsons, Rite Aid, Walmart, CVS, Walgreens

-There are many medical organizations that use SMART Health Cards to issue digital certificates. If you got your vaccine at a clinic or hospital, you may be able to acquire a free digital certificate from them. Check out the full list here.

– If your state, pharmacy or clinic is not listed here is information on how to find your Vaccination Record through your local health department. This is a good place to start if you want to find a free resource to obtain a digital certificate.

– A paid option is available through the VaccineCheck App. This requires is a yearly subscription of $45 and we have confirmed it includes all the information you need to enter Australia.

To stay up to date on TGA approved vaccines, click here.

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