COVID-19 Information

Latest Vaccination News

  • Booster Vaccines

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board are providing Covid Boosters.

Click below to complete a form, if you haven't had notification regarding your booster appointment and can't attend as above:

Have you been missed for Covid vaccination? (Page 1 of 6) (office.com)

Do not call your GP Surgery, please wait to be contacted and help us keep our telephone lines free for those needing urgent healthcare and advice.

If you need to cancel or re-schedule an appointment please call the Vaccination Booking Line on: 02921 841234 or e-mail cvuhb.massimms@wales.nhs.uk 

Please note: you cannot walk-in for booster vaccinations, you will be contacted directly.

For more information please visit: https://cavuhb.nhs.wales/covid-19/cavuhb-covid-19-mass-vaccination-programme/

 

First & Second Doses (Primary Course)

Cardiff and Vale UHB are also still holding walk ins for first and second* doses of the COVID-19 vaccine at Bayside MVC (Toys r Us Cardiff Bay) and Holm View Leisure Centre (Barry).

You can attend either site between 8.30am and 7.30pm, Monday - Sunday.

For more information please visit: https://cavuhb.nhs.wales/covid-19/cavuhb-covid-19-mass-vaccination-programme/

If you have any queries regarding this please contact the booking team line on 029 21 841234 or by e-mailing cvuhb.massimms@wales.nhs.uk 

  

Covid Pass

You can get an NHS COVID Pass if you are aged 16 or over and:

  • you were vaccinated in Wales or England
  • you are not vaccinated but want to use the pass to show a negative lateral flow test result 

 To access your Covid Pass please follow this link https://gov.wales/nhs-covid-pass-prove-your-vaccination-status#section-73757

Call 0300 303 5667 to request a COVID Pass if you are unable to use the digital NHS COVID Pass or would like a bilingual certificate.

Please do not contact the surgery as we can not provide you with the necessary certification. 

The Welsh Vaccine Certification Service will be able to offer advice if you have any problems accessing your pass - they can be contacted by telephoning 0300 303 5667

 

 

 

QUERIES

 

If you would like further information regarding the mass vaccination programme see:

Programme Information - Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (nhs.wales)

Or, contact the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board COVID Vaccination queries line - 029 21 841234 or email cvuhb.massimms@wales.nhs.uk 

Please do not call the surgery, in order for us to keep our lines free for urgent healthcare problems.

 

 

Advice & Information

Face Coverings

It is still compulsory for people over  the age of 11 to wear a face covering in some public indoor spaces for example Health & Social Care facilities and on public transport.

There are exemptions for people who cannot wear face coverings for health or medical reasons, similar to those for public transport.

You do not require a letter from the surgery to be exempt, and you can download a letter or card to your mobile phone on the government site - click on the link below:

Face covering exemption letter

Welsh Government website

Includes frequently asked questions.

Testing

Testing is not available at the surgery and can only be accessed via Test, Trace & Protect. Click here to access testing or phone 119.

 

Symptoms

If you are worried about symptoms of Coronavirus you should:

  • If you have symptoms you will be advised to apply for a covid test or ring 119
  • Only call 111 or the Practice if the symptom checker advises you to.
  • If your symptoms do not improve after 7 days, or your symptoms deteriorate, please telephone the Practice during opening hours or CAV 24/7 0300 10 20 247 when we are closed.
  • Contact 999 for all Medical Emergencies.

Please do not attend your GP surgery, community pharmacy, or A&E department if you have any symptoms of Coronavirus, to stop the spread of infection.

Please be aware that all household members must self isolate while awaiting test results - see Self Isolation

Self Isolation & Treating Symptoms (Adult)

Self Isolation & Treating Symptoms (Child)

 

Recovering from Covid

Whether you are recovering from COVID-19 after spending time in hospital or being isolated at home, or if you have been unable to access care and support for your health condition during lockdown, the following information gives guidance on how you can manage your recovery, understand and identify the side-effects, and know when you should access further support.

See https://keepingmewell.com/home-2/covid-19-and-me/

Further information can be found on the Welsh Government guidance website.