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Covid-19 vaccine rolls out across Family Practitioner Services

covid-19 vaccine roll out for Family Practitioner Services

Staff working in community pharmacies, dental and optometry services can now book an appointment for their Covid-19 vaccination.

This vaccination roll out programme is a phased approach and everyone will be called in order of the JVCI priority list. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/priority-groups-for-coronavirus-covid-19-vaccination-advice-from-the-jcvi-30-december-2020.

The Health and Social Care Board has written to all pharmacies and practices with details in relation to how staff can access the vaccine across the Western, Northern, Southern and South Eastern Trust areas.

Further details will be issued in relation to appointment availability at the Belfast HSC Trust site.

When attending staff are also asked to provide a verification letter from their pharmacy/practice and carry a form of photographic identification.