Covid: GPs can defer some services in booster jab push

Covid: GPs can defer some services in booster jab push

GPS in England can defer some of the services they provide to patients to allow them to deliver Covid booster jabs instead, NHS chiefs have said. reports the BBC. Practices can postpone minor surgery and routine health checks for over-75s and new patients until 31 March. It comes after the PM said all adults in England would […]

It’s a Big Weekend for getting your Covid jab in Thurrock

It’s a Big Weekend for getting your Covid jab in Thurrock

MORE pre-bookable and walk-in Covid vaccine appointment slots are being made available in Essex this coming weekend. This follows the latest announcement that 40 – 49 year olds can now receive a Covid booster jab, six months after their second dose. 16 and 17 year olds can also now receive a second dose 12 weeks after their first dose.

Chief Executive Officer for the Mid and South Essex Integrated Care Board appointed

Chief Executive Officer for the Mid and South Essex Integrated Care Board appointed

EXPERIENCED health and care leader Anthony McKeever has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer designate for the Mid and South Essex Integrated Care Board. The Health Bill currently going through Parliament will see the creation of a statutory Integrated Care Board (ICB) for mid and south Essex, along with 41 other similar organisations across England, […]