Following extensive trials, three COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer, Oxford/AstraZeneca, and Moderna) have been approved in the UK.
The NHS is continuing to prioritise those the JCVI and government has decided will benefit the most. At the moment, this covers the following groups:
- 18 years of age and over
- Residents in a care home for older adults and their carers
- Clinically extremely vulnerable individuals
- Eligible frontline health and social workers
- All those 16-64 years of age with underlying health conditions