Updated: Jan 10
We will be providing vaccinations for our patients. This is a joint collaborative effort with all the practices within Skelmersdale
Venue: Birleywood Health Centre, Birleywood, Skelmersdale, WN8 9BW
How to book: You will be selected for vaccination based on national criteria addressing those at higher risk first. You will either receive a text, phonecall or letter inviting you to make an appointment.
Vaccine roll out updates: https://www.westlancashireccg.nhs.uk/covid-19-vaccination-programme/
Vaccine FAQS: https://www.healthierlsc.co.uk/CovidVaccination/faqs
This information will be updated regularly.
Please keep checking the website for updates.
In line with the changes in guidance there is a deferring of the 2nd dose from 21 days to 11 weeks.
If you have had one dose of the vaccine the evidence is that there is a good level of protection conferred after just one dose. Given the rate of spread of the pandemic the aim is now to get as many people as possible to have a first dose