Annual Flu Vaccinations 2017

Our Flu Clinics start at the end of September. You can book your appointment for the Flu Vaccination from FRIDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER. Please telephone the surgery to book an appointment if you are eligible for this vaccine
We are offering flu vaccinations, on the recommendation of the Department of Health, to our patients who are:

  • 65 years or older on 31st March 2018 – born on or before 31st March 1953
  • Aged 6 months to 64 years who are in an at risk groups. (These include those living in long-stay residential care homes and those with one or more of the following conditions: chronic lung disease, asplenia, chronic kidney, liver, heart or neurological disease; or diabetes). Please ring the surgery for further details
  • Children:
    dates of birth 1st September 2013 to 31st August 2015
    dates of birth 1st September 2012 to 31st August 2013 who do not attend school
  • Pregnant Women
  • Carers
  • Patients with immunosuppression and household contacts of these patients
  • Members of Voluntary Organisations Providing Planned Emergency Aid
  • Active Members of Welsh Ambulance Trust Community First Responder Scheme
  • If you have an appointment in Diabetic, Respiratory, Cardiac or INR clinic before December you will be offered the vaccine in that appointment.

    PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION

    You may be eligible for a Pneumococcal Vaccination, which would give you protection from Pneumonia. You can have the Pneumococcal vaccine at the same time as the Flu vaccine
    If you were born before 31st March 1953 and have not ever received this vaccination, you may wish to make enquiries by ringing the surgery.
    Patients aged 2 to 64 years in certain at-risk groups are also eligible for the Pneumococcal vaccine. Details are available in the Practice