Covid Vaccine Information (09/21)

Meridian PCN joined the Covid Vaccination Programme in January 2020 and delivered nearly 30,000 vaccinations from the local vaccination service in Royston to their patients. We completed the vast majority of second doses for all patients in the most vulnerable cohorts, before handing over to the mass vaccination sites in June. The local NHS has now delivered well over a million vaccinations.

There are many locations at which you can access your Covid vaccine across Cambridge and Peterborough.

The best place to locate information about upcoming vaccination dates is at https://www.thevaccinators.co.uk/

There is lots of information about the vaccination programme on the Cambridge and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group Website at https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/covid-19-national-vaccination-programme/

They have lots of Frequently Asked Question pages that should answer any queries you might have!

Information Regarding COVID boosters

This information is changing rapidly – please check the most up to date FAQs on the CCG website: https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/covid-19-national-vaccination-programme/frequently-asked-questions-about-the-covid-19-booster-programme/

Information Regarding Third Doses

The JCVI is advising that people with severely weakened immune systems should have a third vaccine dose as part of their primary COVID-19 vaccination schedule.

We understand that you may have questions regarding the JCVI’s recent announcement. Please use the following page to find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding the offer of a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccination for patients who were severely immunosuppressed at the time of their first or second dose. https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/covid-19-national-vaccination-programme/frequently-asked-questions-regarding-the-jcvi-announcement-on-third-doses/

Covid-19 Vaccination for Healthy 12-15 year olds

The Government has announced that healthy school-aged children aged 12 to 15 will now be eligible to have their vaccine. The vaccination will be delivered through a schools-based vaccination programme, which NHS England is coordinating directly with school immunisation providers. Alternative provision will be arranged for children who are home schooled, in secure services or in specialist mental health settings.

Invitations are expected to begin being sent out soon.

Covid-19 Vaccination for 12-15 year olds eligible due to health condition or living with an immunocompromised person

Please see this page for more information.