COVID Vaccine Tele-Town Hall with AARP MA


Full Event

Highlight Clips

Commissioner Bharel discusses the 3 pillars of the vaccination plan.
Commissioner Bharel and Secretary Chen answer a question about vaccinating individuals who are homebound.
Secretary Elizabeth Chen answers questions about where and how to register for a vaccine appointment.


AARP Massachusetts hosted this Access Live event to speak with members about the COVID-19 pandemic and vaccines. This event featured Elizabeth Chen, Secretary of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs, and Monica Bharel, Commissioner at Massachusetts Department of Public Health, who provided important information about combatting COVID-19 together, discussed details about the COVID-19 vaccines and distribution plans, and addressed participant questions and concerns. Topics of discussion included: vaccination for individuals who are homebound, how to make an appointment to get the COVID-19 vaccine, storage and transportation of the vaccine, and vaccine efficacy.