Find 'any willing arm' for excess COVID-19 vaccines, GPs told

Associate Professor Charlotte Hespe says there is a 'moral imperative' to use them up

GPs are being urged to administer leftover doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine into “any willing arm” even if that means patients currently outside the eligibility criteria.

Associate Professor Charlotte Hespe
Associate Professor Charlotte Hespe.

There’s a six-hour time limit once a vial of the mRNA vaccine has been diluted and GPs only have 60 minutes to administer a dose once it is in the