COVID-19 Vaccine

Information for Health Care Professionals

Health care providers play a critical role in sharing information with their patients about COVID-19 and immunization. Provincial Factsheets for the various COVID-19 vaccines can be located at that Resources and Consent Forms. Additional information on vaccine development, Canada's authorized vaccines and clinic planning is available through the federal government’s COVID-19 Vaccination Tool Kit for Health Care Providers and Planning Guidance for Immunization Clinics for COVID-19 Vaccines.

Manitoba COVID-19 Vaccine: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Immunizers and Health Care Providers (pdf, May 3, 2022) NOTE: the Clinical Practice Guidelines document is being transitioned to a historical reference document and is no longer being updated. New resources for health care providers will replace this document in the coming weeks. In the meantime, please continue to refer to the most recent memos for current provincial guidance.

COVID-19 Vaccines Storage and Handling Quick Reference (January 03, 2023) is for all health care providers who administer COVID-19 vaccines to review and reference the storage and handling requirements for the COVID-19 vaccines in Manitoba by product. The information is also available within the product monographs.

Quick Reference Guides for Immunizers

  • Moderna QRG
  • Pfizer QRG
  • mRNA / non-mRNA vaccines COVID-19 Vaccines and Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccines Approved for Use in Canada: 2022-2023. This document can be used by immunization providers to help with providing the information needed on each product.

    mRNA/non-MRNA vaccines COVID-19 TARIFF included chart

    More information:

    Pfizer BioNTech - Information for health care providers (manufacturer site)

    CanVax: COVID-19 Vaccine Questions and Answers for Healthcare Providers

    Memo to Health Care Providers (pdf, December 15, 2020)