Do I need to wear a mask after getting the COVID vaccine? – Los Angeles Times

The vaccines, though safe and effective, are not at this point a license to completely abandon all infection-prevention protocols, health officials say.

Basic steps like wearing masks in public and keeping a physical distance from those outside your household will still provide an additional layer of safety, experts say, and help further drive down COVID-19 transmission — eventually allowing more parts of the economy to reopen.

Source: Do I need to wear a mask after getting the COVID vaccine? – Los Angeles Times