Vaccination is now by appointment only.
Please contact the surgery to book an appointment of you fall into the groups below.
We have good availability of vaccines.
National medical policy recommends flu vaccination to everyone age 65 and over, all pregnant women, carers and patients, including children, with certain medical conditions as listed below.
Chronic bronchitis or other chest problems
Some forms of heart disease
Drug treatments that lower immunity
Some progressive nervous system diseases
Severe kidney disease
Stroke and transient ischaemic attacks (TIA)
Severe liver disease
Asthma requiring the use of regular preventative (steroid) inhalers
National policy also recommends vaccination against pneumococcal and shingles for patients in certain age groups. You will be offered these vaccinations in accordance with national guidance.
If you are unsure about your need for vaccination please ring and speak to our Practice Nurses.
HEALTHY CHILDREN AGED 2 AND 3
The nasal spray, which NHS England provides to immunise healthy children aged 2 and 3, is now available. Parents are invited to book an appointment with the Practice Nurse for immunisation of their child/ren who fall in this age group.