COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

Can I still transmit COVID-19 if I’ve been vaccinated?

Jonathon D. Truwit, MD, enterprise chief medical officer, answers frequently asked questions around the COVID-19 vaccine.  At this time, it is uncertain if vaccinated people can still transmit the virus. There are ongoing studies to measure asymptomatic recipients of the vaccine to monitor if they could be carriers and spreaders of COVID-19. This is one of the reasons Froedtert & MCW health network will continue to follow the CDC guidelines around mask-wearing, hand hygiene and social distancing in order to slow the spread of COVID-19. Learn more about the facts and science behind the COVID-19 vaccine.