RAHWAY, NJ -- Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway father and daughter, Delfin and Celestin Ailah Soriano posed after receiving their vaccination at our clinic for healthcare employees on January 6.

Delfin, an Engineer in the Plant Operations Department and Celestin, who works as a registrar, said they were excited to receive the vaccine. Celestin's mom, Marissa, is a nurse at RWJ  Rahway and received her vaccine on January 4. 

"I felt that getting vaccinated was the right thing to do to protect others and myself from the virus," said Celestin Soriano. "By getting the vaccine, we are steering in the direction closer to overcoming this difficult time in public health history."

Ms. Soriano said she had family members who had contracted the virus and recovered.