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COVID-19 Vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccination Program

SA Health is working closely with the Australian Government Department of Health (DoH) to develop an implementation plan for South Australia in line with Australia's COVID-19 vaccine national roll-out strategy announced by the Federal Government. You can view the Vaccine Roadmap here.

In line with the national vaccine roll-out, the Women's and Children's Health Network is responsible for ensuring vaccinations are available for all staff across the Network.

At this stage, the Women’s and Children’s Hospital vaccination hub will be for staff only.

As doses will initially be limited, access to vaccines during the early period of the roll out will be made available to those who are most vulnerable to the effects of COVID-19 or who have the highest risk of being exposed to, or spreading, the virus.

Learn more about the safety of the vaccine and the National Vaccine and Treatment Strategy:

Link iconNational Vaccine and Treatment Strategy

SA Health has a range of Link iconFrequently Asked Questions which are regularly updated.

About the Vaccine

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is the best way to protect you and the South Australian community.

Any COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in Australia must pass the TGA’s assessment and approval processes to ensure it is effective and safe.

Vaccines will be provided to priority groups first - including those who are at increased risk of contracting and spreading COVID-19, those who have an increased risk of developing severe disease or outcomes from COVID-19, and those working in health care and essential services.

Vaccines will be available to every South Australian over 18 years old.

For more information, visit the Link iconAustralian Government Department of Health website.

This site contains information including:

Link iconAbout COVID-19 Vaccines

Link iconHow COVID-19 Vaccines work

Link iconHow vaccines are tested and approved

Link iconAre COVID-19 Vaccines safe?

Link iconAustralia’s vaccine agreements

Link iconGetting vaccinated

last modified: 18 Feb 2021