COVID-19, including vaccination information

COVID Vaccination – The first phase of the NHS COVID-19 vaccination programme has started.  When it is the right time patients will receive an invitation to come forward.  This letter will include all the information you will need to book appointments, including your NHS number.  Please do not contact the NHS to get an appointment until you get this letter.

Please find the links to the COVID-19 patient guidance leaflets

A Guide for Older Adults

A guide for Healthcare workers

A guide for Social Care staff

What to expect after the vaccination

Why am I being asked to wait for the vaccination?

Please find detailed the patient FAQ

Please find a link to NHS England’s FAQ regarding the second vaccination dose https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/wp-content/uploads/sites/52/2021/03/C1200-COVID-19-vaccination-programme-FAQs-on-second-dose.pdf

Please also see the Practice page on support for Post Viral Fatigue -COVID-19 https://www.applebymedicalpractice.co.uk/self-care/post-viral-fatigue-covid19/ or Mental Health support during COVID-19 – https://www.applebymedicalpractice.co.uk/clinics-services/mental-health-and-anxiety/

Important Information to keep you safe while isolating at home leaflet – link to printable version

COVID Self Care Forum fact sheets

COVID-19 Principle Trial

COVID-19 has affected the lives of everybody within the UK and the rest of the world. Finding safe and effective treatments has been the drive of researchers at the University of Oxford and right now, you have an opportunity to help. PRINCIPLE is a national priority trial to find treatments for COVID-19. We are looking for volunteers aged 65 or over, OR aged between 50 and 64 with an underlying health condition.

To be eligible to take part, you must be unwell with Covid-19 symptoms, and have had them for less than 14 days. No face to face visits are needed.

Please help us fight COVID-19 by visiting our website www.principletrial.org