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Who will get the vaccine next in Northern Ireland and why occupations won’t be prioritised – Belfast Live

The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation announced their decision after there were calls for people from certain jobs to be prioritised in the vaccine…

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As Northern Ireland’s vaccination programme continues to gather pace, the big question is how it will be rolled out to the rest of the population.
The priority list for those receiving their jab has been based on the recommendations of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), an independent expert group.
On Friday, they announced that an age-based approach remains the most effective way of reducing death and hospitalisation from Covid-19.
This means priority for vaccination…

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