Flu vaccination has started. Our elderly patients or those patients with long standing health issues are encouraged to book an appointment with the nurse.
Please note patients with an egg allergy should not have the vaccination.
This is available to patients aged 70, 78 and 79 years old only. If you need further information about shingles and the vaccine please go to: www.gov.uk – Shingles: guidance and vaccination programme.
Whooping Cough Vaccine
This vaccine is available for pregnant women at both surgeries. It is advised that any woman who is 28-38 weeks pregnant be vaccinated as this will protect new born babies.
If you need further information about this vaccine please go to: www.nhs.uk – Whooping cough vaccination in pregnancy.