Pop up clinics to provide second booster to new cohort across Cavan Monaghan

 

15th August 2022

HSE Media Release

Community Healthcare Cavan, Donegal, Leitrim, Monaghan, Sligo

Pop up clinics to provide second booster to new cohort across Cavan Monaghan

Four pop up COVID-19 vaccination clinics will be providing second booster vaccinations to a new age cohort across Cavan and Monaghan this week.

The HSE announced last week that people aged 50-64 and people with long-term health conditions will be offered second booster vaccines over the coming weeks

The first clinic is being held in Cavan, today Monday, August 15th until 1pm and from 1.30pm to 3.30pm in Ballyjamesduff Old Courthouse, Ballyjamesduff, Co. Cavan.

Vaccines available are:

·       Dose 1, Dose 2 and first booster vaccines for those aged 12 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for those eligible aged 60 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for pregnant women who are 16 weeks and over

The next clinics taking place at Monaghan Primary Care Centre, St Davnet’s Health Campus, Monaghan on Tuesday August 16th.

The clinic will run from 10.30am to 1pm and from 1.30 pm to 3.30pm.

Vaccines available are:

·       Dose 1, Dose 2 and first booster vaccines for those aged 12 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for those eligible aged 60 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for pregnant women who are 16 weeks and over

On Thursday August 18th a COVID-19 vaccination clinic will be held at the Iontas Centre, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan from 10.30am to 1pm and from 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Vaccines available are:

·       Dose 1, Dose 2 and first booster vaccines for those aged 12 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for those eligible aged 60 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for pregnant women who are 16 weeks and over

A COVID-19 vaccination clinic will be held on Saturday August 20th at the Carrickmacross Primary Care Centre, Oriel Road, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan from 10am to 1pm and from 1.30pm to 3pm.

Vaccines available are:

·       Dose 1, Dose 2 and first booster vaccines for those aged 12 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for those eligible aged 60 +

·       2nd booster vaccines for pregnant women who are 16 weeks and over

Please note that these clinics are by appointment only. Please register at www.hse.ie

Siobhan Patten, Acting Head of Service, Health and Wellbeing Community Healthcare Cavan, Donegal, Leitrim, Monaghan, Sligo said “We will be inviting those over 50 years of age to avail of their second booster vaccination dose in the coming weeks. Today those aged 60-64 are being invited to avail of their second booster. Next week we will invite those aged 55-59 and so on. We would ask that those who are eligible please book their appointments online to get a slot that suits them and which will also allow for the smooth running of the pop up clinic.”

ENDS

Last updated on: 15 / 08 / 2022