Coronavirus - latest Vaccination Information

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Latest on COVID Vaccines - Changes to Artington

Following a change in provider, the ‘Guildford and Waverley Vaccination Hub at Artington is undergoing a short period of closure for assurance purposes.  The site will re-open as the ‘Artington Mass Vaccination Centre’ on Monday 4th April and appointments are now available by calling 119. The site will also offer an Overseas Vaccination Validation Service.   

 

  • Operational days: (form 4th April until Thursday 21 April) Monday – Sunday 

Children (5-11) only – NBS appointments and walk-ins available. Please note – over 12s cannot be vaccinated on these days: 

  • Thursday 7 April 

  • Friday 8 April 

  • Monday 11 April 

  • Friday 15 April 

  • Saturday 16 April 

Over 12s (inc. adults) - NBS appointments and walk-ins available. Please note – children aged 11 and under cannot be vaccinated on these days: 

  • Monday 4 April - Wednesday 6 April 

  • Saturday 9 April – Sunday 10 April 

  • Tuesday 12 April – Thursday 14 April 

  • Sunday 17 April – Thursday 21 April 

 

  • Operational days: (from Friday 22 April onwards): 

  • Sundays, 10am – 4pm, Children (5-11) only – NBS appointments and walk-ins available. Please note – over 12s cannot be vaccinated on these days 

  • Monday – Thursday, 10am – 4pm, Over 12s (inc. adults) - NBS appointments and walk-ins available. Please note – children aged 11 and under cannot be vaccinated on these days 

  • Centre closed Friday/Saturday  

 

  • Last appointments at 3:30pm – 30 minutes before centre closing 

 

House bound and Care homes in the area will receive an update regarding vaccine roll-out in the coming days.  

Getting Proof of your Coronavirus Vaccination status

  • Within 24 hours of registering your medical records and immunisations will be viewable.This will give you proof of any Covid vaccination you may have had for travel or social events.

  • If you are unable to access this App you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from 17 May) and request a letter to be posted to you. 

Important

  • If you are not yet eligible or if the locations offered from the link above are not suitable for you please do not call the surgery  - Please wait to be contacted by the NHS.

  • We have no control over where or when the vaccine can be offered and our phone lines are tremendously busy. Thank you for your understanding. Please click here for further details.

Living with a family member who is immunocompromised?

If you are aged over 16 and live in the same household as someone who is immunocompromised significantly enough to be part of the clinically extremely vulnerable group (shielding), then do contact the surgery via AskMyGP and we can forward your details on so you can be booked  in for the coronavirus vaccination. 

Please click here for more general information and advice about Coronavirus

Further information on the vaccination

  • Vaccines are the way out of this pandemic. An effective vaccine is the best way to protect people from coronavirus.

  • Following extensive safety trials and authorisation by the independent regulator (the MHRA), effective COVID-19 vaccines are now available for free in the UK.

 

    COVID Vaccine prioritisation

  • An independent group of experts (Joint Committee of Vaccination and Immunisation) has recommended that the NHS first offers vaccines to those at higher risk of catching Covid-19 and of suffering serious complications or dying from the virus. Click here

 

  • You will be contacted when it is your turn.

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      Caring for someone at home?

  • Please note that unpaid carers are in priority group 6 for vaccination (see JCVI guidance). Please make sure you register with us as a carer.




We all have an important part to play to help the NHS:

Please do not contact the NHS to seek a vaccine, the NHS will contact you.
- When you are contacted, please attend your appointments.
- In the meantime we cannot let down our guard. Please follow the rules to stop the spread of coronavirus.