We are working with Hywel Dda University Health Board on a plan to roll out the vaccination of patients with the Astra Zeneca/Oxford vaccine.
Following national guidance, we will be contacting patients who either live in a care home or are 80 years or older.
Rydym yn gweithio gyda Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda ar gynllun i gyflwyno brechu cleifion â brechlyn Astra Zeneca / Rhydychen.
Yn dilyn arweiniad cenedlaethol, byddwn yn cysylltu â chleifion sydd naill ai’n byw mewn cartref gofal neu sy’n 80 oed neu’n hŷn.
The impact of safe and effective Covid-19 vaccines will offer individual protection as well as greater protection for our loved ones and communities. In time it could mean that restrictions are eased and we can move further towards a return to more normal day-today life.
Like all medicines, vaccines can cause side effects. These are usually mild and only last a few days, and not everyone gets them. Very common side effects include:
• having a painful heavy feeling and tenderness in the arm after the injection for several days after the vaccine
• feeling tired
• a headache
• general aches, or mild flu-like symptoms
A mild fever may occur for two to three days. Rarely, some people have an allergic reaction soon after a vaccination.
The Covid-19 vaccine priority list is as follows: