Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Indications

June 03, 2021

Excerpt on Cancer Patients:

1. Persons with active cancer on treatment are allowed vaccination.

'On treatment' is defined as undergone chemotherapy, immunotherapy or radiation therapy in the past 3 months OR planned in the next 2 months.

They may be vaccinated in a hospital setting, after assessment by the treating oncologist on suitability for vaccination.

2. Patients with cancer not on treatment may continue to be vaccinated at any available vaccination centre/facility.

Please see the <MOH Circular attached> for the full update, dated 31 May 2021.