Flu season is here!
There are different vaccines for children (up-to 18 years), patients who are 64 or under and patients aged 65 or over on 31st March 2021, therefore patients looking to book multiple appointments for themselves and family members may end with different days/times for their appointments due to the different vaccines.
Seasonal Flu Vaccination
Influenza – flu – is a highly infectious and potentially serious illness caused by influenza viruses. Each year the make-up of the seasonal flu vaccine is designed to protect against the influenza viruses that the World Health Organization decide are most likely to be circulating in the coming winter.
Regular immunisation (vaccination) is given free of charge to the following at-risk people, to protect them from seasonal flu:
We are working together with other local practices to offer patients access to more appointments in the early mornings, evenings and at weekends. To find out more about these services, please contact the practice.