The UK’s Chief Medical Officers Believe It’s Likely Hospital Admissions Will Remain High Over Winter
That’s despite the rollout of a coronavirus vaccine
They feel the deployment of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine will have only a ‘marginal impact’ in reducing the strain on the NHS.
The first recipient in Northern Ireland will get the dose on Tuesday morning at Belfast’s Royal Victoria Hospital.
UK government scientific adviser, Professor Stephen Reicher thinks Christmas gatherings will add to the pressures.