New: COVID-19 Vaccine Status Update #5

Weekly update number 5 has information for those who received their first vaccine in last January and early February.

Please remember, our Reception team does not have additional information or access to lists for first or second jabs. We are asking patients to refer to these updates for information, leaving the phone lines open for patients who need to speak to us.

Everyone in groups 1-9 should now have been offered the vaccine. Clinics for second doses are released weekly and will be 11-12 weeks after your first dose.

More than 32 million first doses have been administered in the UK, with nearly 7.5 million people also receiving their second jab. We will next contact people who received their first jab on 27th, 28th, and 30th January. The latest figures can be found on the Government vaccine dashboard.

Status by Group:

All current statuses, availability and actions are shown below, with changes in bold with asterisks.

PriorityGroupAvailabilityAction
1*Care Home residents and carersYes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine

2nd dose: These are scheduled through care homes
2*80+, Front line health workersYes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available)

2nd dose: If you received your first jab on 27th, 28th, or 30th January, we will be contacting you shortly. If your first vaccine was given on 3rd, 4th, or 6th February then we expect second-round clinics to be opened at the end of this week, and will contact people once confirmed.
3*Aged 75-79Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available)

2nd dose: If you received your first jab on 27th, 28th, or 30th January, we will be contacting you shortly. If your first vaccine was given on 3rd, 4th, or 6th February then we expect second-round clinics to be opened at the end of this week, and will contact people once confirmed
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4Aged 70-74Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
5Aged 65-69Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
6Aged 16-64 with health conditionsYes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
7Aged 60-64Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
8Aged 55-59Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
9Aged 50-54Yes1st dose: All patients have been offered the vaccine. Contact us if you have not (appointments may not be immediately available).

2nd dose: These will be scheduled 11-12 weeks after the first.
10Aged 40-49WaitNone
11Aged 30-39WaitNone
12Aged 18-30WaitNone

Additional Information (Updated 12/04/21)

  • *We are contacting patients who had their first jab on 27th, 28th, and 30th January about their second dose.
  • *If you were called at short notice by an external source to Eagles or Newcastle Racecourse and haven’t completed a short notice form, contact us as soon as possible.
  • *A small number of patients were sent text messages in error last week – details of text message error are here.
  • New clinics for second doses are released a week in advance and will follow the order of the first dose clinics.
  • If you came to a short notice appointment for your first jab, you should have submitted a short notice form. If you haven’t, please contact us as soon as possible. Those who came to short notice appointments will be contacted by NGPS directly about their second vaccine.
  • A virtual booking system is in place. Read our post from 19th March for information.
  • If you’re attempting to book at a mass site and are being given locations outside of Newcastle and can’t travel, either keep trying as availability will change, or wait to be contacted by us.
  • For information on second doses and the process for adult carers, please look at our earlier post at this link.

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