The NHS is well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases and has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal




RotherHive is an online platform which has been developed by NHS Rotherham CCG to provide a range of verified practical advice and accurate contact details for local, national and online mental health and wellbeing services for adults in Rotherham


From 17th May 2021, People in England who have been fully vaccinated against COVID 19 can demonstrate their vaccination status for international travel. A full course is currently two doses od any approved vaccine.Vaccine status will be available from:

  • The NHS App whcih you can download from app stores
  • The NHS website (from May 2021)

It takes more than a week for your identity to be checked and verified so you can use these services.

If you cannot access these online services and you have had 2 vaccines, you can request a paper letter from the NHS by calling 119. Only call 119 if you had your second dose more than 5 working days ago. It may take 7 working days for the letter to arrive.

This practice is not able to provide you with a letter that shows your COVID 19 vaccination status

When you're planning your travel, check the latest information on demonstrating your covid 19 status when travelling abroad on the website. make sure there is time to get proof of your vaccination status before you leave 


Last reviewed: 20/08/2021