COVID-19 Update: May 2021

UPDATE MAY 2021: The CDC recently announced the lifting of masking mandates for fully vaccinated individuals across the country.

Per Oregon Governor Brown’s update, Oregon will adopt the CDC guidelines for fully vaccinated individuals with the following exceptions: Public transportation, hospitals, health care clinics, correctional facilities, and long-term care facilities will continue to require individuals to remain masked and distanced regardless of their vaccination status.

As a health care clinic, Eye Care Physicians & Surgeons’ policies and guidelines on masking requirements will remain the same: Masks are required to be worn by all staff and patients regardless of vaccination status (vaccinated or unvaccinated).