The practice has started its annual flu campaign.
If you do not want to have the flu vaccination this year 2019/20 - please let the practice know by telephoning the practice on 01905 772389 and press Option 3.
We are taking bookings for this years 'flu jab' please telephone the practice to book an appointment.
The flu vaccination this year (like last year) will be divided by age and the clinics will reflect this - those aged over 65 and those aged 18 to 65. This is because of the difference in the vaccinations.
If you are aged over 65, pregnant or in an 'at risk group' such as these listed below you are automatically eligible. These are
- People suffering from:-
- Asthma (dpendent on inhaler and asthma exacerbation history)
- Chronic Heart Disease.
- Chronic Liver Disease.
- Chronic Kidney Disease.
- Chronic Neurological Disease.
- Problems with the Spleen.
- Those suffering with a weakened immune system.
If you are having your first flu jab, currently taking antibiotics at the time of the injection, on Warfarin, Latex or have an egg allergy please let the nurse know before you have the injection.