Updated February 11, 2021
Tarrant County Public Health’s protocol follows updated CDC guidance on Vaccinated Persons.
While mRNA COVID-19 vaccines have demonstrated high efficacy at preventing severe and symptomatic COVID-19, there is currently limited information on how much the vaccines might reduce transmission and how long protection lasts.
In addition, the efficacy of the vaccines against emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants is not known.
At this time, vaccinated persons should continue to follow current guidance to protect themselves and others, including:
However, vaccinated people with exposure to someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 are not required to quarantine if they meet all the following criteria:
People who do not meet all three of the above criteria should continue to follow current quarantine guidance after exposure to someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19.
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