Congratulations! By getting the COVID-19 vaccine, you have protected yourself against the coronavirus AND are still able to provide lifesaving blood donations for those in need – without delay!
If you have recently received your COVID-19 vaccine, there is no waiting period to donate blood or platelets.
Yes, during the screening process all donors are asked about recent vaccines they received. Please have this information available when you donate.
Easy! Simply schedule a donation appointment at the SunCoast Blood Centers location near you.