1.  Clarkson Family Practice will no longer offer Covid-19 vaccinations, except for the second dose of patients who have already received their first dose with us. The process has proved to be very time consuming and my other work has fallen behind.

Anyone who wishes to have the Covid-19 Vaccine can book online with an accredited vaccination centre. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

 

2.There will again be 15 to 30 minute wait in the surgery after the vaccination to monitor for any immediate reactions after the second vaccinations.  

3. 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 

   https://ww2.health.wa.gov.au/Articles/U_Z/Western-Australian-Vaccine-Safety-Surveillance-WAVSS

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:  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eK0C5tFHze8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7xsOsrDmPQ

These Websites gives you up to date information on the virus  and vaccination:  

https://www.ncirs.org.au/covid-19/covid-19-vaccines-frequently-asked-questions

https://aci.health.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/critical-intelligence-unit

 

Who will get the vaccines first ? : 

https://aci.health.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/critical-intelligence-unit/daily-evidence-digest

Ethical dilemma voiced by many Christians over the cell lines used in vaccine production. I think this article gives a responsible and balanced view : 

https://mereorthodoxy.com/others-may-live-fetal-cell-lines-vaccine-production/