Here's how many people have now had Covid vaccines in Hertfordshire

New NHS data has revealed how many coronavirus vaccines have been given out in each part of the country.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 5:19 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th March 2021, 5:22 pm

NHS England publishes weekly localised breakdown of coronavirus vaccinations administered every Thursday.

As of February 28, in the NHS Herts Valleys CCG area - which covers Dacorum, Hertsmere, St Albans, Harpenden, Watford and Three Rivers - 176,492 vaccinations had been administered.

Here's a breakdown of the vaccinations for The NHS Herts Valleys CCG area:

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> 74,663 people aged under 65 had received their first dose

> 96,614 people aged over 65 had received their first dose (94% of the population in that age group)

> 1,439 people aged under 65 had received their second dose

> 3,776 people aged over 65 had received their second dose.

As of February 28, Hertfordshire and West Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) had administered 436,060 - which includes the first and second dose.

The figures cover people vaccinated in the Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care System area ­– a collaboration between local NHS services and councils aimed at improving health care.

Here's a breakdown of the vaccinations in Hertfordshire and West Essex:

> 170,548 people aged under 65 had received their first dose

> 60,153 people aged 65 to 69 had received their first dose

> 64,303 people aged 70 to 74 had received their first dose

> 47,826 people 75 to 79 had received their first dose

> 72,100 people aged 80 and over had received their first dose

> 4,498 people aged under 65 had received their second dose

> 317 people aged 65 to 69 had received their second dose

> 174 people aged 70 to 74 had received their second dose

> 340 people 75 to 79 had received their second dose

> 15,801 people aged 80 and over had received their second dose.

In Dacorum, all GP surgeries have joined together to form a vaccination centre at Maxted Road, in Hemel Hempstead.

Residents will be contacted by text message or a phone call from their GP to book an appointment for their vaccine.

A pharmacy in Apsley has been added to the national booking system, residents can book to have their vaccine here, if they are in the priority groups and have received a letter inviting them to have their jab.

Alternatively, residents in Dacorum can also choose to receive their vaccine at Hemel Hempstead Hospital or the mass vaccination centre at Robertson House in Stevenage, through the national booking system.