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Can people with HIV get the COVID vaccine?

Health care workers answer questions about the COVID-19 vaccines.

Jason Villareal, MSN, RN, NP-BC explains why people living with HIV can get the COVID vaccine.

For people with, living with HIV, we would recommend getting the vaccine. And then it doesn’t matter what your viral load or your CD4 is. We would definitely recommend it for anybody living with HIV.

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