Health bosses issue apology over jab wait.... at Ravenscraig

Health bosses have had to issue a second apology within days about queues at vaccination centres – after long waits at the Muirfield Centre on Thursday April 15.

Friday, 23rd April 2021, 5:03 pm

It’s emerged that there were sizeable queues at Ravenscraig too, at the start of the week, which were been blamed on “unexpected challenges”Dr Mark Russell Lead for the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Lanarkshire, said: “We would like to apologise to anyone who had to wait for a significant length of time. We are now undertaking second dose vaccinations, which is another huge undertaking and comes with its own challenges.

“The queues were due to a number of unexpected challenges, including staff absences. Staf took immediate action to bring in additional staff.”