The Collingham Medical Centre will be supporting the Booster (3rd dose) COVID Vaccine Campaign. Now we have Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) approval, we are getting ourselves ready to support the Newark & Collingham communities.
Eligible patients need a minimum of 6 months between their last COVID Vaccine and booster. For our communities these will start to be due from mid-October.
Once we have confirmation of vaccine delivery, we will contact eligible patients to invite. There is no need to contact us.
We aim to deliver a large part of this campaign at weekends in order not to disrupt your general practice services during the working week.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination status
From 17 May, patients can access their COVID-19 vaccination status though the NHS App. Patients are being advised by Gov.uk that they do not need to contact their GP surgery about their COVID-19 vaccination status.
FREE Lateral Flow Test Devices are available from the Collingham Pharmacy - it is important to continue to test to protect you, your family and our community. Follow national guidance to isolate on a positive test and attend a PCR testing Centre.
COVID Vaccination Campaign
COVID-19 Vaccine Leaflet
COVID Vaccine - Why Do I have to wait?
Keep up to date of which cohorts the Nottinghamshire COVID Vaccination Programme are supporting - save the link
COVID-19 Vaccination in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire - NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG (nottsccg.nhs.uk)
COVID-19 Vaccination in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire - NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG (nottsccg.nhs.uk). Email for further questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
As a research practice, we have been shared the link on How are COVID-19 vaccines being developed so quickly? - YouTube
Useful information if you need to isolate following a positive lateral flow or PCP COVID test Isolating at Home
Exemption from wearing Face Covering. It is not the role of the NHS to provide letters or exemption cards.
Face coverings: when to wear one, exemptions, and how to make your own - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
LMC Letter with useful links
A list of support agencies and resources for members of the general public has been collated (information correct as of 18.05.20). Please click the link.
COVID 19 List of Support Agencies and Resources