The HSE Midlands can confirm that vaccination centre will be located in the GAA Centre, Newtownforbes, Longford.
Following a detailed suitability review of the proposed locations announced by the Minister for Health on February 15, 2021, HSE Estates visited locations in Offaly and Longford to undertake a suitability assessment, evaluating each against the following criteria:
Work will now commence on setting up the centre at the GAA Centre, Newtownforbes, Longford which will come on stream as needed and once there a dedicated workforce and available vaccine.
The HSE would like to thank those locations who have engaged with this process to date.
There is a total of five vaccination centres identified for the Midlands Area with a capacity of between 10 to 50 vaccination bays.
The Midlands Centres are as follows:
The HSE have administered well over half a million doses of Covid-19 vaccines – that’s 10.3 doses administered per 100 of our population.
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