The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) ended on May 11, 2023. The federal government has taken significant steps to ensure all people have continued access to lifesaving protections.
Our Maternal and Child Health Bureau responded and continues to respond to the impact on maternal and child health (MCH) populations.
COVID-19 vaccinations are safe and save lives. We encourage MCH populations to vaccinate.
- Access information for Jurisdictions, Health care Providers, Pharmacists, Schools, and Community Partners
- Vaccines are available at no cost and regardless of citizenship or insurance status:
Find a summary of current Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance Program (CHP), and Basic Health Program (BHP) coverage, cost-sharing, and federal reimbursement for COVID-10 vaccine administration (PDF - 167 KB)
- The COVID-19 Vaccination is safe during pregnancy. Our partner, MotherToBaby, offers educational resources on COVID-19 during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Are you an awardee and have questions about the public health emergency and grant operations? Or do you need help with other COVID-19 questions? Please reach out to your program officer.
During the public health emergency, we: