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#booster programme

# booster-programme - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Booster vaccines available to anyone aged over 16 as Health Minister promises more ICU beds
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

Booster vaccines available to anyone aged over 16 as Health Minister promises more ICU beds

Updated Jan 2nd 2022, 6:35 PM 56,314 Views 114 Comments
  • Those aged over 16 will be able to access the jab through vaccination centres, community pharmacies and GPs.
  • HSE Chief Clinical Officer Colm Henry said that at least 3,800 HSE staff were out on Covid-related leave across the country.
  • Meanwhile, Eamon Ryan has said that he expects schools, colleges and creches to reopen after the Christmas break.

# booster-programme - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

People aged 30-39 can receive a booster shot from today
# Boosters
# Boosters

People aged 30-39 can receive a booster shot from today

Dec 29th 2021, 6:00 AM 15,530 Views 11 Comments

Those aged 16-29 who received a Janssen primary dose can also avail of a booster from today.

# booster-programme - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Israel offers Covid-19 vaccine fourth dose to people over 60 and healthcare workers
# Fourth Dose
# Fourth Dose

Israel offers Covid-19 vaccine fourth dose to people over 60 and healthcare workers

Dec 22nd 2021, 7:52 AM 23,420 Views 77 Comments

“The world will follow in our footsteps,” Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said.

# booster-programme - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

HSE opens new online self-scheduler to book booster vaccine appointments
# Boosters
# Boosters

HSE opens new online self-scheduler to book booster vaccine appointments

Dec 21st 2021, 11:39 PM 42,511 Views 22 Comments

The scheduling system will offer more than 3,000 individual appointments for four initial clinics from tomorrow morning.

# booster-programme - Friday 17 December, 2021

People aged 40-49 to be offered Covid boosters from 19 December
# Booster Rollout
# Booster Rollout

People aged 40-49 to be offered Covid boosters from 19 December

Dec 17th 2021, 10:09 PM 24,302 Views 36 Comments

It comes after Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said Digital Covid Certificates will be reissued in January to include booster vaccines.

# booster-programme - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Around 1.75 million people will have received a booster by Christmas, says Tánaiste
# Booster Rollout
# Booster Rollout

Around 1.75 million people will have received a booster by Christmas, says Tánaiste

Dec 15th 2021, 10:04 PM 18,577 Views 41 Comments

It is understood that Leo Varadkar made the comment at tonight’s Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting.

HSE says GPs can offer booster shots to over 16s
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

HSE says GPs can offer booster shots to over 16s

Updated Dec 15th 2021, 9:32 PM 36,138 Views 36 Comments

However, they have been told to continue to prioritise older and more vulnerable patients.

# booster-programme - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

HSE tells centres to allow boosters after 3-month gap as Cabinet discusses Covid developments
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

HSE tells centres to allow boosters after 3-month gap as Cabinet discusses Covid developments

Updated Dec 14th 2021, 1:44 PM 35,887 Views 74 Comments
  • The new guidance will be in place when the HSE updates its IT system
  • Health Minister Stephen Donnelly said the schedule for booster jabs is being revised
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin called for more GPs and pharmacists to get involved with the booster rollout

# booster-programme - Friday 10 December, 2021

Taoiseach ‘concerned but hopeful’ about Covid-19 situation
# Micheál Martin
# Micheál Martin

Taoiseach ‘concerned but hopeful’ about Covid-19 situation

Dec 10th 2021, 9:10 PM 27,217 Views 44 Comments

Micheál Martin said this afternoon that he hoped the HSE could deliver 1.5 million booster jabs before the end of the year.

# booster-programme - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Taoiseach apologises to people turned away from vaccination centres
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

Taoiseach apologises to people turned away from vaccination centres

Updated Dec 9th 2021, 6:17 PM 31,395 Views 50 Comments

The HSE also apologised to anyone impacted by booster appointment issues.

# booster-programme - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

What we know about the Covid-19 booster vaccine roll-out so far
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

What we know about the Covid-19 booster vaccine roll-out so far

Dec 8th 2021, 5:02 PM 17,034 Views 54 Comments

Over a million booster vaccines have been administered so far in the rollout

# booster-programme - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Walk-in booster vaccine clinics now open for 60-69 age group and healthcare workers
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

Walk-in booster vaccine clinics now open for 60-69 age group and healthcare workers

Nov 25th 2021, 5:05 PM 37,541 Views 18 Comments

People can attend the dedicated walk-in clinics without an appointment.

# booster-programme - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Questions over actual number of booster 'no-shows' as people report problems with booking system
# Vaccine Programme
# Vaccine Programme

Questions over actual number of booster 'no-shows' as people report problems with booking system

Nov 24th 2021, 12:05 AM 33,220 Views 27 Comments
  • HSE boss Paul Reid said that up to 50% of appointments for booster jabs were 'no-shows'.
  • People who have already received the extra jab say they were unable to cancel unneeded appointments.
  • Opposition politicians say clarity is needed on what exactly is causing the issue, writes Céimin Burke.