scoop.co.nz 25 Mar, 2021 05:00 am

Covid-19 vaccination centre opens in Taranaki Street

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March 25, 2021 Education, Health, Latest Headlines, PressRelease News from Tu Ora Compass Health Today’s opening of the central Wellington community vaccination centre (CVC) sees the next phase of the COVID-19 vaccination rollout within the region.“We are delighted to have opened the central Wellington community vaccine centre today, supported by the Capital & Coast DHB and I’m so proud of all of our Tū Ora whanau who have worked tirelessly to stand up the centre, while we continue to provide Covid-19 testing services at our Taranaki Street facility,” says Justine Thorpe – Acting CEO.The Ministry of Health vaccination rollout plan Content Sourced from scoop.The Wellington CVC is one of five community vaccination centres (CVC) now in operation in the region.

Managed by Tū Ora Compass Health PHO, centre staff will deliver tier 2 vaccinations over the next few weeks.This means border workers’ household contacts and frontline health and emergency workers including GPs, primary care nurses and medical centre teams.

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