GPs increasingly frustrated by vaccine delays, says RACGP

Reports have emerged of cancelled appointments due to expected supplies not arriving in time

The RACGP says it is frustrated by “patchy” COVID-19 vaccine supplies, which are slowing down the rollout in general practice.

Dr Karen Price.

GPs managed to administer 120,000 doses in the first week of phase 1B, about a fifth of the total vaccines delivered since late February.

But reports have emerged of GPs having to cancel vaccine clinics because their expected supplies hadn’t arrived in