COVID-19 Vaccination

Covid vaccinations:

We work within the Bury response.

Bury has been very pro-active at rolling out the vaccination program. You can find out more about the program, information about the vaccination etc  here: https://www.bury.gov.uk/coronavirus-vaccine

Please ensure that your contact details are up to date by going to the following page: Change of Personal Details

For second dose vaccinations, you will be contacted by the central vaccination booking team either by phone or letter.

 

How to access your COVID-19 vaccination status

 

People in England who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can use the

NHS COVID Pass to demonstrate their COVID-19 status.

If you’re aged 18 or over, you can get an NHS COVID Pass for domestic venues and events.

If you’re aged 16 or over you can get an NHS COVID Pass for travel abroad but you should follow the entry requirements of the country you are travelling to.

A full course is currently two doses of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer vaccine, or one dose of the Janssen single-dose vaccine. Vaccine status will be available through the NHS COVID Pass service from: 

  • the NHS App which you can download from app stores 

  • the NHS website 

  • 119 - by requesting a paper letter

You will need to register to use the online services, if you have not already. It may take more than a week for your identity to be checked and verified.

If you cannot access the online services, and you have had both doses of the vaccine, you can request a paper letter from the NHS by calling 119. Only call 119 if you are due to travel outside the UK in the near future and have had your second dose (or one dose of the Janssen single-dose vaccine) more than 5 working days ago. It may take up to 5 working days for the letter to arrive.

This practice is not able to provide you with a letter that shows your COVID-19 vaccination status. Please do not contact the practice about your COVID-19 vaccination status unless you have been advised to by the 119 service.

When you're planning your travel, you should check the latest information on demonstrating your COVID-19 status when travelling abroad on the gov.uk website. Make sure there is enough time to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status before you are due to travel.

 

For more information about the COVID-19 vaccination, available clinics and how to access your vaccination if you are over 18 and have not yet received your first vaccination, please click here. Walk-in clinics are available along with available slots to book ahead!

 

When will I get the Covid-19 Vaccination?

The NHS is currently offering the coronavirus vaccine to people most at risk. You will be contacted when it's your turn, thank you for keeping our phone lines available for patients that need to contact us 👉 nhs.uk/CovidVaccine

Covid 19 vaccine - the NHS will contact you when it is your turn