FLU CLINICS AVAILABLE TO BOOK NOW!

Appointments available to book by calling 02476 366775: Week day appointments available as well as Saturday morning appointments

NHS FLU VACCINATION ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • 65 years of age or over
  • Patients with a long term medical condition:
    • chronic (long-term) respiratory diseases, such as asthma (which requires an inhaled or tablet steroid treatment, or has led to hospital admission in the past), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), or bronchitis
    • chronic heart disease, such as heart failure
    • chronic kidney disease
    • chronic liver disease, such as hepatitis
    • chronic neurological conditions, such as Parkinson’s disease or motor neurone disease
    • diabetes
    • problems with your spleen – for example, sickle cell disease or if you have had your spleen removed
    • a weakened immune system as the result of conditions such as HIV and AIDS, or medication such as steroid tablets or chemotherapy
  • Are pregnant
  • Are living in a long-stay residential care home or other long-stay care facility
  • Receive a carer’s allowance, or you are the main carer for an elderly or disabled person whose welfare may be at risk if you fall ill
  • Are a healthcare worker with direct patient contact, or a social care worker

IF YOU CANNOT KEEP YOUR APPOINTMENT, PLEASE LET US KNOW IN ADVANCE AND REMEMBER TO BOOK ANOTHER- IT IS REALLY IMPORTANT!!!