Who is Eligible?
To Be Eligible:
To be eligible, you must have had COVID-19 symptoms plus:
- A prior laboratory diagnosis of COVID-19, either by a positive nasal/oral swab test OR a positive test for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies requested by your health care provider
- Complete resolution of symptoms for at least 28 days
- Meet all other donor eligibility for an automated plasma donation
Blood donors are NOT tested for coronavirus. Do not donate blood if you are sick.
NOTE: Donors who receive a positive antibody test result from Vitalant or any other blood bank or community screening effort are NOT automatically qualified to give a convalescent plasma donation.