Patient harm 'not a significant concern' with excess doses of COVID-19 vaccine

But we still need for a systematic way to capture any errors in administering the vaccines, says Associate Professor Nigel Crawford

It emerged yesterday that two aged care residents in Brisbane were given an incorrect dose of the Pfizer vaccine — possibly four times that recommended.

The GP involved is expected to be reported to AHPRA and they have already been stood down from their role with Healthcare Australia, the organisation contracted by the Federal Government to administer the vaccines.