COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters

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Covid Boosters.

The practice will be holding Covid-19 Booster clinics on Saturdays throughout November and December . The practice will be in contact to book eligible patients into the clinics.

Booster vaccine doses will be available on the NHS for people most at risk from COVID-19 who have had a 2nd dose of a vaccine at least 6 months ago.

This includes:

  1. people aged 50 and over
  2. people who live and work in care homes
  3. frontline health and social care workers
  4. people aged 16 and over with a health condition that puts them at high risk of getting seriously ill from COVID-19
  5. people aged 16 and over who are a main carer for someone at high risk from COVID-19
  6. people aged 16 and over who live with someone who is more likely to get infections (such as someone who has HIV, has had a transplant or is having certain treatments for cancer, lupus or rheumatoid arthritis)

People who are pregnant and in 1 of the eligible groups can also get a booster dose.