NHS opens online Covid-19 vaccination bookings for 12-15 year olds

26 October 2021

Parents will be able to book Covid-19 vaccinations online for their 12-15 year old children from the end of today (Friday) with appointments available as soon as tomorrow, the NHS has announced. People will be able to go online and check the National Booking Service to see if their local site has appointments to vaccinate…

How to get your vaccines and boost your immunity in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

26 October 2021

People in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin are reminded to get their COVID and flu vaccinations to give themselves the best possible protection against these deadly illnesses this winter. The annual flu vaccination programme is now underway across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, with many GP practices and pharmacies offering the flu jab. Those eligible, including people…

People in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin urged to get their flu and Covid-19 booster jabs as soon as they’re offered

14 October 2021

Residents in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, who are eligible for the free flu vaccine and Covid-19 booster jab are being urged to book their appointments as soon as they are able to give themselves and their loved ones the best possible protection this winter. There could be a significant flu surge this winter coinciding with continuing or rising…

Walk-in Covid-19 boosters available

12 October 2021

For up to date information on COVID walk in and pop up clinics across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, please click here. Anyone eligible for a Covid-19 booster vaccine in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin can now drop in to one of the four selected walk-in vaccination sites for the jab a minimum of six months after…

We want your feedback on NHS 111 and how you access urgent care services in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

6 October 2021

The NHS in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin (Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group), Healthwatch Shropshire and Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin wants to hear from local people about NHS 111 and how you access urgent medical care services. Urgent care services are for when people need medical advice or treatment for an urgent health condition…

Routine blood tests in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin resume

5 October 2021

Routine blood tests for patients in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin have resumed as the shortage of blood test tubes has eased. Work is now taking place to clear the backlog of non-urgent blood tests which were paused on NHS England (NHSE) guidance. Patients who are already waiting for blood tests can now book routine appointments,…

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