The flu season is upon us again.
This year we are asking paitients who are eligible to the flu vaccination to contact the surgery to make an appointment. we have enough vaccines for everybody who is eligible.
You are eligible if you are over 65, reside in a nursing/care home, pregnant, work with poultry or have one or more of the following conditions and you are also eligible if you are the main carer of anybody with the following conditions:
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Immunosupressant Disease eg: cancer, transplant patient
- Central Nervious System eg; Multiple Sclerosis
- Kidney Problems
If you are not eligible you can pay to have your flu vaccine at most chemist and pharmacies.