Isle of Wight NHS launches service to help patients dealing with Long Covid

Testing for Covid-19 in the lab

The new service will support those in need, but will also help the NHS learn out more about Long Covid and find new ways to help people affected by it

Friday, 22nd January, 2021 4:08pm

By Priya Mistry with 4 readers' comments

Still follow hands, face, space guidelines after having your Covid vaccination

older woman washing her hands

The Chair of the Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group asks residents who have had their vaccination to not be complacent and remember to continue with 'hands, face, space' guidelines

Wednesday, 20th January, 2021 2:05pm

By Priya Mistry with 3 readers' comments

Islanders with liver disease urged to take up flu vaccination offer

influenza vaccine by CDC

Islanders with liver disease are encouraged to make sure they protect themselves this winter by having their flu vaccination

Friday, 15th January, 2021 10:55am

By Priya Mistry

IW CCG plea: Please stop asking for Covid vaccine dates – Enquiries are taking staff away from other work

Covid vaccine by DKphotography, Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight CCG are aware of people's frustration wanting to be vaccinated, but are asking Islanders to be patient and await their letter from the NHS

Tuesday, 12th January, 2021 11:41am

By Priya Mistry with 4 readers' comments

Oxford Astrazeneca Covid-19 vaccinations begin on the Isle of Wight

Dot Cotton getting her Covid vaccination

The new Oxford vaccine means that care home workers and residents can be vaccinated in one go. Details of who will get the vaccine first within

Monday, 11th January, 2021 12:30pm

By Priya Mistry with 4 readers' comments

Location of the Isle of Wight’s new vaccination centre announced

The Covid19 vaccine by DK Photography Isle of Wight

Details of a major vaccination centre on the Isle of Wight have now been confirmed. As before, you will be contacted by the NHS when it is your turn

Friday, 8th January, 2021 5:35pm

By Priya Mistry with 19 readers' comments

Large Covid-19 vaccination site planned for the Isle of Wight, plus number of vaccinations already delivered

Healthcare worker preparing the Covid19 vaccine by DK Photography Isle of Wight

Details of vaccinations carried out so far, when the Oxford vaccine is arriving and details of a large vaccination centre all within

Thursday, 7th January, 2021 4:29pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 2 readers' comments

More Covid-19 vaccination clinics added on the Isle of Wight

Healthcare worker preparing the Covid19 vaccine by DK Photography Isle of Wight

The new clinics will be ready to start offering the vaccine to Islanders in the next few days

Monday, 21st December, 2020 4:35pm

By Priya Mistry with one comment

First frontline healthcare worker on the Isle of Wight gets Covid-19 vaccination

Dr Judith Moore receives vaccination by DK Photography Isle of Wight

A GP in Newport was the first healthcare worker to receive the Covid-19 vaccination on the Isle of Wight

Wednesday, 16th December, 2020 2:40pm

By Priya Mistry with one comment

Covid-19 vaccine on the Isle of Wight: 98-year-old WWII veteran first person to be vaccinated

Kenneth recieving vaccination by DKphotography, Isle of Wight

The 98-year-old who served with the RAF in WWII was the first on the Isle of Wight to receive the Covid-19 vaccine today

Tuesday, 15th December, 2020 3:32pm

By Priya Mistry with 2 readers' comments

First Isle of Wight Covid-19 vaccinations begin today

Mocked up covid-19 vaccine bottles

The vaccinations will be carried out strictly by invitation only, so Isle of Wight residents are asked to not contact their surgeries

Tuesday, 15th December, 2020 12:01am

By Priya Mistry

Patients invited to virtual meeting about closure of Yarmouth GP Surgery

Laptop and coffee cup

This is a further chance for our patients to find out what is happening at Yarmouth Surgery and to ask questions

Friday, 4th December, 2020 9:00am

By Mark Wingham