Flu vaccine in stock

The 2017 flu vaccine stocks have arrived at the practice. As previously advised there is no rush to get your vaccine immediately. If you have a plan to see your doctor some time in the next 6 weeks or so it will be fine to wait until then to have a flu vaccine during that visit. You will be eligible for a free flu vaccine if any of the following apply to you: • >65 years old • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander • Pregnant • Have a chronic medical condition such as diabetes, heart failure, chronic lung disease, and …

Flu Vaccine still available

Winter has arrived, but there is still time to get a flu shot. This year’s flu vaccine is effective against 4 strains of influenza. Flu vaccine can be given to anyone over the age of 6 months who wants to reduce their risk of a serious influenza infection, but is particularly recommended for these groups of people who are eligible for government funded (free) vaccines in 2016: People aged 65 years and over Aboriginal and Torres Strait people Pregnant women People aged six months and over with medical conditions such as severe asthma, lung or heart disease, low immunity or …