Posted on 12 September 2021
By Tegan Carrison, Executive Director, AAPi
The Tasmanian Government has released further information regarding the mandatory vaccination of healthcare workers.
The requirement extends to all health care workers and well as those who work in public and private health settings. Workers will need to have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine or provide evidence of a booking or exemption by 31 October 2021.
The settings requiring mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination include:
The mandate also extends to people who provide health and medical services and treatments outside of these settings. This includes:
Those with specific medical conditions may be exempt. Talk with your GP or Specialist if you need to discuss a medical exemption. Your GP or Specialist will need to complete the vaccination exemption form.
Health care workers will need to have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine or provide evidence of a booking or exemption by 31 October 2021.
Further information can be found here.
Please reach out if you have any questions.