FAQ: COVID Vaccine and Transplantation
Information from NHSBT
NHSBT is the authority that oversees transplantation in the United Kingdom. NHSBT has today (14 January 2021) issued helpful information about the COVID vaccine to people who are awaiting transplant, who have had a liver transplant or who are living donors.
Go to our PSC and COVID-19 vaccines page for more information about the vaccines and the priority groups in the UK vaccine programme.
News About COVID-19
How is COVID-19 impacting liver transplantation during this wave?
Statement and 2minute video about COVID vaccines and autoimmune liver disease.
A second vaccine to help protect us from COVID-19 has been approved. What does this mean for PSC patients?
The British Transplantation Society has issued a Position Statement confirming that it supports vaccination for COVID-19 for transplant patients.
Video of our live Q&A with Dr Trivedi on the COVID vaccine and autoimmune liver disease.
How liver transplant centres are handling the second wave of COVID-19 and continuing to perform liver transplants.
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**UPDATED 02 DEC** Who will be prioritised to receive the COVID-19 vaccine?
Update on latest COVID-19 information for patients who are clinically extremely vulnerable for each nation of the UK.
The government has published new guidance for clinically extremely vulnerable people in England, based on the level of risk in a local area.