COVID-19 vaccines are now available for all patients ages 6 months and older. Mass General Brigham is offering vaccines at many primary care and some specialty care offices alongside visits.
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If you have symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, you should get tested.
If you have symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, testing is an important way to protect your family, friends, and community.
COVID-19 vaccines are now available for all patients ages 6 months and older. COVID-19 booster shots are available for patients ages 5 years and older.
If you have an in-person office appointment coming up, please review information on what to expect and do before and the day of your appointment.
Mass General Brigham hospitals allow two visitors per patient at the same time. One visitor or support person is allowed in outpatient areas.
As part of our Safe Care Commitment, you must wear a mask at our facilities. When you arrive at our facilities, you will be given a procedural or surgical facemask to wear.
Treatment for COVID-19 when symptoms are still quite mild can greatly reduce risk of developing severe COVID-19. These treatments help you get better faster and avoid needing to be hospitalized.
Safe Care Commitment
To everyone who needs us now, come get the care you deserve. Our Safe Care Commitment is in effect across our system to provide the safest possible environment for our patients, visitors and staff.
We screen to protect you, your families, and our staff
We clean our hands and spaces and make it easy for you to do the same
We protect everyone in our environment
How to help
Mass General Brigham is experiencing an unprecedented and ongoing blood shortage. New and regular blood donors are needed now more than ever. All blood types are needed, especially type O, to help patients during surgeries, transplants and cancer treatments.
If you’re healthy and feeling well, consider making an appointment to donate blood. Appointments are strongly encouraged. Visit one of our donor centers or bloodmobiles, listed below:
Participate in research
Research studies related to COVID-19 are underway across Mass General Brigham. Some studies are seeking volunteers from the general public and health care workers.
We are currently accepting monetary donations for emergency response centrally at Mass General Brigham and at our hospitals and care providers: