Vaccine update: Care Homes and Home Care providers

All Care Homes and Home Care providers registered within Sutton, and Home Care providers commissioned by the London Borough of Sutton, have been sent updated information on the vaccine rollout across […]

Published on 1/02/2021 in News

All Care Homes and Home Care providers registered within Sutton, and Home Care providers commissioned by the London Borough of Sutton, have been sent updated information on the vaccine rollout across South West London for Frontline Health & Social Care Staff.

Individual Eligibility Letters for employees have been sent directly to providers via email, setting out the new process across South West London.

If you are a member of frontline Health & Social Care staff, your employer should be discussing the vaccine with you and issuing you with a letter of eligibility on how to book a vaccine slot.

If you would like more information about the vaccine and the booking process, please see the following events and sessions:

Live Webinars

Wednesday 3rd February 2021 at 14.00-15.00The COVID-19 Vaccination with a focus on Allergies and Health Conditions with Dr Vasa Gnanapragasam and Dr Paul Riley

Thursday 4th February 18.30-19.30Young Fit and Healthy, Why do I need the COVID-19 Vaccine? With Dr Paul Riley and Gassan Yacob

Tuesday 9th February at 11.00-12.00 Race Religion Background or Beliefs COVID-19 Vaccine Information with Dr Vasa Gnanapragasam and Sedina Agama

Wednesday 3rd February, 1-2pm London Health and Social Care Staff – Covid Vaccine Lunchtime Q&A

This event is open to all staff: NHS, Agency and Social Care, please come along if you have any questions around the Covid vaccine. Clinicians will be available to answer your questions. This is part of the Social Wellbeing Sessions that the Staff Engagement and Experience Team in NHSE/I are putting on for all colleagues across London, in any capacity. This event will be recorded, and shared so if you cannot make this then please do listen at your earliest convenience.

Drop in Q&A sessions

From the 1st February to 15th February daily Q&A drop in sessions between 3-4pm and 7-8pm will be held where staff can come and raise questions on the COVID-19 Vaccine. Clinicians will be available to help answer questions during those times. Please see poster attached to this email and share with your staff. These sessions will be running on evenings and weekends too.

Please download, print, display and share the poster advertising these sessions in your Care Home / Office.

Recorded webinars

SWL COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A session for Care Homes with Dr Agnelo Fernandes

SWL COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A Session

Meeting with Managers to review changes to Covid Vaccine access

We met with some of you in early January to discuss the Covid Vaccine and booking process which has now changed. We agreed to meet with you again to review processes and any issues. This meeting will be held on Tuesday 2nd February 1 – 2pm and we hope that you can join us or send a delegate.

The access details are below:

Please also visit the Sutton Care Hub’s COVID-19 vaccine page

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