Flu vaccines

 

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Flu vaccines are ready to book by contacting the surgery

Eligibility criteria

  • Those aged 65 years or over (including those becoming age 65 years by 31 March 2023)
  • Those aged 50 to 64 (including those who become 50 by 31 March 2023)
  • Those aged 6 months to less than 65 years of age in clinical risk groups (including learning disability and morbidly obese, defined as BMI >40)
  • Pregnant women
  • Household contacts of immunocompromised individuals
  • Those in long-stay residential care homes
  • Carers – including those who are in receipt of a carer’s allowance, or who are the main carer of an older or disabled person whose welfare may be at risk if the carer falls ill
  • Frontline health and social care staff employed by:
    • a registered residential care or nursing home
    • registered domiciliary care provider
    • a voluntary managed hospice provider
    • Direct Payment (personal budgets) and/or Personal Health Budgets, such as Personal Assistants.
  • All frontline health and social care workers

Covid winter boosters are bookable via the National booking system.

Published: Sep 5, 2022