Mass Vaccination Of Frontline Workers In Carriacou On Wednesday

The Ministry of Health advises all frontline service providers on the sister isles of Carriacou and Petite Martinique, that they can receive their (COVID-19) vaccine at the Princess Royal Hospital in Carriacou on Wednesday 24 February, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Eligible frontline personnel include:

  • Law enforcement officers, (Police, Customs and Immigration),
  • Health wardens and contact tracers,
  • Port/Dock workers
  • Airport workers,
  • Hotel and guest house employees, and
  • Certified Taxi operators

Interested workers must present a valid company photo ID or an official ID inclusive of NIS, driver’s license or passport. Provision has also been made for Seafarers from the sister-isles, who are interested in receiving the vaccine to present themselves to be vaccinated.

In an effort to ensure that the process runs smoothly, interested persons are encouraged to pre-register from 10:00 a.m. at the hospital.

The Ministry of Health advises that all COVID-19 health and safety protocols MUST be observed for the duration of the process. The national vaccination process will be conducted on a first-come, first-served basis.