Beech Hill Medical Practice

01942 807807

Wigan GP Alliance (Out of Hours)

01942 482848

COVID VACCINE UPDATE

We are making great progress with the Covid vaccination programme. Guidance is changing frequently and therefore the information we provide on invitations can change rapidly. We appreciate everyone is keen to arrange to be vaccinated. Below are details of the current invite cohorts. Please note, previous to this schedule, some of the cohorts below were invited centrally by NHS England. We are now in a position to invite all categories 1-8 to be vaccinated locally should they choose however central invite in some cohorts will still be made and if patient wish to attend central locations, please follow the instructions on your invite letter.

  • Residents in a care home for older adults and staff working in care homes for older adults
  • All those 80 years of age and over and frontline health and social care workers
  • All those 75 years of age and over
  • All those 70 years of age and over and clinically extremely vulnerable individuals (not including pregnant women and those under 16 years of age)
  • All those 65 years of age and over
  • Adults aged 16 to 65 years in an at-risk group
  • All those 60 years of age and over
  • All those 55 years of age and over

For further information, please visit www.nhs.uk/covidvaccine