Expert: How Parents Feel About Vaccinating Their 5 to 11 Year Old Children Against COVID-19

Linda Mendonça, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, president of the National Association of School Nurses, discusses a new poll released by the COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity Project and the National Association of School Nurses about parents’ plans to vaccinate their school-aged children.

In a Pharmacy Times® interview, Linda Mendonça, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, president of the National Association of School Nurses, discussed a new poll released by the COVID-19 Vaccine Education and Equity Project and the National Association of School Nurses about parents’ plans to vaccinate their school-aged children.

She talked about what the importance of getting this new age group vaccinated is, why parents could be worried about giving the COVID-19 vaccine to their child, and how a parent’s vaccination status played a role in their decision.