'Heartbreaking:' Care home faces losing 35 unvaccinated staff under new Covid jab rules | ITV News

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Published on 16 Sep 2021, 21:57
Care homes have warned they face losing tens of thousands of staff under the new government 'no jab, no job' Covid-19 policy.

Care workers in England must get their first coronavirus vaccine dose by September 16 and be double-jabbed by November 11 in order to keep their jobs.

But there are concerns many workers will not be fully vaccinated by the deadline, leaving severe staff shortages and many care homes in danger of closing.

PK Care face losing 35 of their 600 staff under the new rules, many of whom have been with the company since its inception 20 years ago.

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