The UK military has carried out a dry-run of its biggest ever vaccine distribution operation after the UK become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer jab – but the government’s priority list is already mired in confusion after care homes were told they will have to wait. Fifty hospitals are poised to roll out the coronavirus inoculation when the first of 40million doses are administered from next week, with 13 in the Midlands, eight are in the North West, South East and South West, seven are in the East of England and London, and only one in each of Yorkshire and the North East regions. The Army held a trial run at one of the first mass vaccination sites where tens of thousands of patients will be immunised after NHS chief executive Sir Simon Stevens warned the logistics will be ‘complicated’. However, despite the official priority list stating that care home residents will get the jabs first, and No10 batting away doubts, it has emerged that they not learn for weeks whether that can happen – and could potentially have to wait until the Oxford version is available. Officials have so far ruled that Pfizer stock can’t be… Read full this story
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