Flu vaccinations will be available to those aged over 65 from week commencing 14th September. You must book an appointment, please telephone our reception staff to book your appointment, ideally please phone between 10 am and 4 pm.
When you attend for your appointment:
Please adhere to social distancing guidelines when at the medical centre and wear a face covering at all times.
Please ensure that you wear loose clothing so that your upper arm is easily accessible.
It is important that you adhere to your appointment time to help social distancing and keepoing queues to a minimum.
Please cancel your appointment if you or a member of your family has developed any symptoms of covid 19 within 10 days prior to your appointment. If you are found to have any symptoms or a high temperature on your arrival you be asked to leave immediately.
Clinics for at risk under 65's . If you are aged 50 to 64 and are in a clinical ‘at risk’ group which is eligible for the flu vaccination, for example you have a health condition which puts you at risk from the flu, you will be able to book an appointment from mid-September. Further information regarding eligibility criteria can be found here.
Please note that, if you are aged between 50 and 64 and not in a clinical at risk group, the earliest you will be offered a flu vaccination is November, providing there is sufficient vaccine. No appointments will be offered for people in this age group until then. This is to ensure that those who are most at risk are vaccinated first.
Nasal flu vaccine for young children. Appointments are now available for 2 to 3 year olds (born between 01/09/16 and 31/08/18) who have received an invitation letter. Please phone for an appointment.
Published: Aug 27, 2020