Are People with Pre-existing Conditions eligible to take the COVID-19 vaccine?

Are People with Pre-existing Conditions eligible to take the COVID-19 vaccine?

Are persons with pre-existing conditions eligible to take the Covid-19 vaccine?

 

Members of the general public have asked that question to health care professionals, both public and private, regarding the Oxford Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine.

 

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws, addressed this question during Wednesday’s NEOC COVID-19 briefing:

 

She also addressed how the vaccine might affect an individual, if they are currently on medication.

 

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws.