Should Immunocompromised People Get the COVID Vaccine?


Digital Medic at Stanford University

Dr. Seema Yasmin

We’ve been getting a lot of questions on how to stay protected against COVID-19 if you are immunocompromised, meaning your immune system is weakened in some way. Dr. Seema Yasmin answers the following questions in this episode of Viral Facts:

1. Should you get a COVID-19 vaccine if you are immunocompromised?
2. What if you are not immunocompromised, but your loved ones are? How can you keep them safe?
3. Is it okay for immunocompromised people to stop wearing a mask after they get vaccinated?