HSHS Illinois No Longer Requires Pre-Procedure COVID-19 Testing For Fully Vaccinated Patients


SPRINGFIELD — HSHS Illinois hospitals no longer require COVID-19 testing for scheduled procedures (surgery, GI, cath lab, interventional radiology, respiratory, etc.) on fully vaccinated patients. Fully vaccinated is defined as a procedure date of at least two weeks after a single dose of Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two weeks after a second dose of Moderna or Pfizer vaccine. Patients are required to show proof of vaccination. This proof can be via electronic health record if they received

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July 1, 2021 at 10:26AM

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