2018 Flu Vaccination Clinics

There will be 3 walk-in flu clinics on:

Saturday 29th September, 20th October & 10th November

8:30am - 12:30pm

No appointment necessary


Click here for full details of our 2018 flu clinics

Every year the practice runs a series of Flu clinics providing flu vaccinations for patients that are deemed to be ‘at risk’.

This is part of the national flu immunization programme which aims to protect those most at risk of serious illness or death should hey catch flu.

In the UK, the Department of Health recommends annual flu vaccination for adults aged 65 and over, pregnant women, those living in long-stay residential care homes, healthcare workers and carers, and all those aged six months and over with any of the following conditions:

  • Diabetes
  • Chronic heart, kidney or liver disease
  • Weakened immune system
  • Severe asthma (on a preventative inhaler) or chronic respiratory disease
  • Transplant patient
  • Spleen removal
  • All pregnant women
  • Carers
  • BMI over 40
  • Chronic neurological disease (such as Parkinson’s disease, motor neurone disease, stroke and transient ischaemic attacks

Child Eligibility - Nasal Vaccine

All 2 & 3 year olds (WILL REQUIRE AN APPOINTMENT)

Please telephone 01449 776000 to make an appointment after 20th October, when the nasal vaccine will be available.

10 to 17 year olds who are in the “at risk” list above, can either make an appointment or attend the walk-in clinics in October or November


If you are not in the “at risk” group, or not a patient of Stowhealth, private flu vaccines are available at £10 per vaccine.  Please attend the Walk-in Clinics on the above dates.   

 

For more information visit www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Flu/Pages/Prevention.aspx