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HSE chief Paul Reid says vaccinations of high-risk people to begin midweek with 10,000 jabs set to be administered

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THE HSE chief has confirmed vaccinations of people deemed high risk due to serious illness will get underway in the middle of this week.

Paul Reid said the roll out will begin with some 10,000 doses being given to people with neurological issues and disabilities between the ages of 16 and 69.

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HSE chief Paul ReidCredit: PA:Press Association
Some 10,000 doses being given to people with neurological issues and disabilities between the ages of 16 and 69 this week

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Some 10,000 doses being given to people with neurological issues and disabilities between the ages of 16 and 69 this weekCredit: PA:Press Association

He said there could potentially be up to 150,000 people who fall into the high risk category with the HSE starting a process of identifying all the individuals concerned.

He told This Week on RTE Radio 1: “This could be a very high number, well over…



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