Guidance provided to GPs for vaccine exemptions.
Dear Department of Health and Social Care,
I am requesting the guidance provided to GPs around when to issue vaccine exemptions.
I am particularly interested in any guidance around what constitutes as "distress" in relation to "a combination of impairments which mean that vaccination and testing result in distress and who cannot be vaccinated through reasonable adjustments such as an accessible environment".
I request any information around payments taken or provided in relation to exemptions:
Are GPs paid for rejecting, submitting or accepting exemptions?
Is there an specific guidance around mental health and phobias in relation to exemptions.
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Dear Ms Drury,
Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1385448).
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