Assistance is available for the following Vaccination locations, Carlton House, Evergreen Surgery and Winchmore Hill.
If you need to book a COVID Vaccination, 1st or 2nd Dose, change or cancel an appointment, or just have a general query about the vaccine, please call 0208 370 4900 and select Option 1
COVID Booster Information
Who can get a COVID-19 Booster Vaccine?
Booster vaccine doses will be available on the NHS for people most at risk from COVID-19 who have had a 2nd dose of a vaccine at least 6 months ago.
- people aged 50 and over
- people who live and work in care homes
- frontline health and social care workers
- people aged 16 and over with a health condition that puts them at high risk of getting seriously ill from COVID-19
- carers aged 16 and over
- people aged 16 and over who live with someone who is more likely to get infections (such as someone who has HIV, has had a transplant or is having certain treatments for cancer, lupus or rheumatoid arthritis)
- People who are pregnant and in 1 of the eligible groups can also get a booster dose.
Need advice: Call the vaccine team on 0208 370 4900 (option 1) or your GP surgery.
There are also “Walk-in” clinics available – please the FAQ’s for further information.
VACCINE STATUS CONFIRMATION
If you are planning any travel abroad or are a frequent traveller we recommend you register for the NHS App. If you have been advised you need to prove your vaccine status, other than your vaccine card please follow the guidance below:-
- You can register with the NHS App the information regarding your vaccine status will show within the App shortly after each dose. The NHS App is available for Smartphones and Tablets.
- Request your vaccination status online Via the NHS Website
- If you are unable to access the information in this way, you can call the NHS COVID Helpline on 119 and request a letter to confirm your vaccine. Letters can be generated 5 days after you have completed both doses of the vaccine, take on average 5 days to be delivered, so please ensure to request this well before you travel.
You can request letters if the following apply:
- you’ve had 2 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine
- you had your vaccination in England
- you’re aged 16 or over
- GP surgeries are NOT able to issue letters regarding COVID Vaccine Status.
COVID-19 remains a serious health risk. It is important to stay cautious and help protect yourself and others. To check if you need medical help, please use 111 coronavirus service. Please call 111 if you cannot get help online. DO NOT go to your GP surgery, hospital or pharmacy.
The practice is unable to arrange tests for coronavirus. Tests are available online or by calling 119.
Important COVID-19 Information
Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and what to do if you or your child has them.
- Testing and tracing
Get a test to check if you have coronavirus, understand your test result and find out what to do if you’re contacted by NHS Test and Trace.
- Self-isolation and treating symptoms
Advice about staying at home (self-isolation) and treatment for you and anyone you live with.
- People at higher risk
Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.
- Long-term effects (long COVID)
Find out about the long-term effects coronavirus can sometimes have and what help is available.
- Social distancing and changes to everyday life
Advice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.
- Take part in research
Find out about health research studies and how you may be able to take part.
When am I able to have my second dose?
For Pfizer, the earliest it can be administered is after 21 days from the 1st Dose. However, the current national guidance states the second dose is 8 weeks after the first dose and can be upto 12 weeks.
For Astra Zenaca, the earliest it can be administered is after 28 days from the 1st dose. However, the current national guidance states the second dose is 8 weeks after the first dose and can be upto 12 weeks.
I am travelling and need to prove my Vaccine status.
Please use one of the options listed under Vaccine Status Information
Can my GP write me a letter to prove I have had the Vaccine?
No, GPs are not able to offer this – please see the options available to obtain this under Vaccine Status Information.
My child is 16 - can they have a Vaccine?
Yes – when they are called they will be offer Pfizer as this vaccine is licenced for this age group.
Will my COVID-19 vaccines show in the NHS App?
Yes, when you have a vaccine for COVID-19 your app will update with the information after each dose. (please allow up to 3 working days for this to show in the App)