1. Clarkson Family Practice will offer Covid 19 vaccinations
from the week of 12 th April 2021. It is free, voluntary and the visit is bulk-billed .
2. We will receive 50 doses per week and will first offer them to patients older than 70 years and patients with high risk chronic illnesses, front-line health and aged care workers, police, firemen and meat workers. No one under 18 years of age will receive the vaccine .
3. A gap of 14 days is recommended between the Covid vaccine and a Flu vaccine
4.There will be 15 to 30 minute wait in the surgery after the vaccination to monitor for any immediate reactions.
5. All side effects except the very common ones need to be reported . A table with the common ones is on PDF file below. Click on it to see it . Reporting needs to be to
West Australian Vaccine Safety Surveillance click on link below
then follow the instructions to register yourself and report the side effects
Read the instructions on how to report on the West Australian Vaccine Safety Surveillance home page - it is under the heading "To report an AEFI" There is a detailed guide here you can open by clicking on it's link in this section.
To Report an AEFI
Questions about Covid-19 vaccinations and safety - Please look at the following especially the last two Youtube videos:
These Websites gives you up to date information on the virus and vaccination:
Who will get the vaccines first ? :
Ethical dilemma voiced by many Christians over the cell lines used in vaccine production. I think this article gives a responsible and balanced view :