Following this week’s on air announcements and earlier post on the North Manchester FM 106.6 website and social we have received the following updated information.
Thanks to Altaff at our our partners Awaaz Community Radio Show for passing this on.
The Tesco Van Clinic is only for patients who are over 50 or have directly been invited by their GP surgery to attend.
If you have been invited, you can bring anyone in your household over 18.
Please note, we also have a clinic on Tuesday 23rd at the Irish Centre 5pm-7pm you can come to, as we are expecting queues tomorrow.
“We are having a walk-in clinic at the Tesco in Cheetham Hill on Saturday 20th March between 12:30 – 3:30pm” writes Adiba Sultan, Health Development Co-Ordinator – Cheetham & Crumpsall at Manchester Local Care Organisation.
This is for anyone aged 50 and over or anyone over the age of 18 who is in an at-risk group.
They do not have to be registered with a Cheetham and Crumpsall GP to access the Tesco Clinic.
Adults aged 16 to 50 years in an at-risk group which includes:
Chronic respiratory disease
Chronic heart disease and vascular disease
Chronic kidney disease
Chronic liver disease
Chronic neurological disease, including severe or profound learningdisability
Asplenia or dysfunction of the spleen
Severe mental illness
Younger adults in long-stay in-patient, nursing and residential care settings
Those who are eligible for a carer’s allowance, or those who are the soleor primary carer of an elderly or disabled person who is at increased riskof COVID-19 mortality and therefore clinically vulnerable.