We are aware that many of you are not on the Shielded Patient List and have been informed by your GP surgery that you will not be included in group 4 for the COVID vaccine.
To be added to the shielded patient list by your GP you can take a copy of this ‘GP letter for MPN patients’ to your GP, it explains why you should be on the shielded patient list and how to add you, the letter has the relevant information for GPs for people living in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
(click on the link below to download a copy of the letter)
The letter is signed from Blood Cancer UK and MPN Voice and Professor Claire Harrison, Professor of MPNs and Clinical Director at Guy’s & St Thomas’.
We would like to thank Blood Cancer UK for their support and assistance with this letter.
Please note that the NHS Shielded Patient List is relevant to UK residents only.