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Second Covid jab delay decision blasted by GPs – In Your Area

Doctors warn the regimen change will affect tens of thousands of elderly and vulnerable patients

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The government’s decision to delay giving the second dose of Covid-19 vaccines has been blasted by GP leaders.
They say the move will cause huge problems for thousands of partially-vaccinated elderly and vulnerable people.
As the approval of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine was announced on Wednesday, a new dosing regimen was outlined, aimed at providing a speedier rollout.
Experts advising the Government, including the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), said that the focus should…

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