Covid-19 vaccination survey

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Summary of report content

Healthwatch Dorset report on the findings of their Covid-19 vaccination survey in March 2021.  731 people responded.

95% had positive views of vaccinations, compared to 2% who had negative. Over nine in ten of those who responded had already had their Covid-19 vaccine.

  • Themes in the additional comments included:
  • When unpaid carers would receive the vaccine
  • The side effects of the vaccine
  • The distance to travel to get the vaccine
  • Information about the vaccine
  • Problems with the booking system
  • Second jabs

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General details

Report title 
Covid-19 vaccination survey
Local Healthwatch 
Healthwatch Dorset
Date of publication 
Thursday, 23 September, 2021
Date evidence capture began 
Monday, 1 March, 2021
Date evidence capture finished 
Wednesday, 31 March, 2021
Key themes 
Access
Booking appointments
Communication between staff and patients
Health protection
Information providing
Service delivery organisation and staffing

Methodology and approach

Was the work undertaken at the request of another organisation? 
No
Primary research method used 
Survey
If an Enter and View methodology was applied, was the visit announced or unannounced? 
N/A

Details of health and care services included in the report

Primary care services 
Diagnostic and/or screening service - single handed sessional providers

Details of people who shared their views

Number of people who shared their views 
731
Age group 
16-17 years
18-24 years
25-64 years
65-85 years
85 +
Gender 
Female
Male
Non binary
Transgender
Prefer not to say
Ethnicity 
White
Sexual orientation 
Bisexual
Heterosexual
Homosexual
Prefer not to say
Does the information include public's views? 
Yes
Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views? 
Yes
Does the information include staff's views? 
No
What was the main sentiment of the people who shared their views? 
Mixed

Outcomes and impact

Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report? 
No
Does the information contain a response from a provider? 
No
Is there evidence of impact in the report? 
No
Is there evidence of impact external to the report? 
Not known

Network Impact
Relationships that exist locally, regionally, nationally have benefited from the work undertaken in the report
 
Implied Impact
Where it is implied that change may occur in the future as a result of Healthwatch work. This can be implied in a provider  response, press release or other source. Implied impact can become tangible impact once change has occurred.
 
Tangible Impact
There is evidence of change that can be directly attributed to Healthwatch work undertaken in the report.