Practice Updates

26th Sep 2019

Seasonal Flu Vaccination (2022)

Our seasonal flu vaccinations are still available for those patients eligible, appointments can be booked online or by reception. 

Patients at risk of flu are:

  • All patients aged 65 or over on 31st March 2023
  • Patients with Diabetes
  • Patients with Heart Disease
  • Chronic Liver Disease
  • Suffered Stroke or TIA
  • COPD or Severe Asthma
  • Immunosuppression
  • Pregnant
  • Obesity (BMI greater than 39)
  • Patients who live in residential or nursing homes
  • Are a carer or work in a care home
  • Children aged 2 - 3 years

This year anyone over the age of 50 can have a vaccine even if they are not in an at risk group.

If you are unsure if you’re eligible for a flu vaccination please contact reception for details.

There are three different vaccines this year, children up to 18 years of age will be offered the nasal vaccine (we have not received a delivery date for these vaccines yet, so all parents will be contact with details of child vaccine clinics at a later date). A vaccine for those aged 18 - 64 years and a vaccine for those age 65 and over on 31st March 2022.