Kingsteignton Medical Practice

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Covid-19 Vaccines

Covid Boosters

We are happy to announce that we will continue to deliver the Covid vaccination (now the booster) programme from Newton Abbot Racecourse.

You must leave 6 months from the date of your second vaccine before having the booster. If you are unsure of the date of your second vaccine please check via your NHS APP, do not contact the surgery.

You will be contacted to book your booster. We ask that you do not ring the surgery.  We will contact you.

Please see the link below for more information on who is eligible

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/people-at-higher-risk/who-is-at-high-risk-from-coronavirus-clinically-extremely-vulnerable/

Please see the link below for more information regarding the booster vaccine

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-vaccination-booster-dose-resources/covid-19-vaccination-a-guide-to-booster-vaccination


NHS Covid pass now available:

You can now get proof of your Coronavirus vaccination details using the NHS Covid pass service.
From the NHS App you can view and share your Covid pass for event trials and travel abroad. To get your Covid pass log onto the NHS App, select get your NHS Covid pass on the homepage and the follow the online instructions.

For further up to date information regarding the Covid Vaccination including:

  • Who can get the vaccine
  • If you are not eligible yet
  • How the vaccine is given
  • How to get the vaccine
  • How effective the vaccine is
  • How safe the vaccine is
  • How the vaccines are developed
  • Vaccine side-effects
  • Allergic reactions
  • How to report a side effect
  • Advice if you are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Vaccination status for travelling abroad

Please click on this link to the government website https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/coronavirus-vaccine/

In the meantime, please be safe: Wash hands, keep your distance and wear a mask. 🌈