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NHS Highland said the first dose gives a very high level of protection to those who have already received it, and the second dose at 12 weeks will prolong that protection.
‘It’s fair to say that following the fresh approach highlighted at the November meeting of the steering group, we are eagerly looking forward to this one,’ said steering group member, John Hutchison.
Anne Boyd-Mackay, General Manager for Belford Hospital, told the Lochaber Times of her delight that the vaccination programme had now started in the local area.
Practices across NHS Highland have sufficient vaccine available to immunise children.
The NHS Highland Board has made a commitment to redefine the scope of the steering group and will meet again before Christmas to discuss plans for a refreshed timetable for both the replacement Belford Hospital and wider service redesign.’
NHS Highland will also be completing essential maintenance work in the weeks and months ahead to update and improve the look and feel of the building, while ensuring that Covid-19 guidelines are adhered to and any noise and disruption is kept to a minimum.