If you are over 65 or in an at risk group you are eligible for a FREE flu jab.
Later in the year, the flu vaccine may be given to people aged 50 to 64. More information will be available later in the autumn.
Your practice will contact you when slots are available to book.
You are at risk if you;
For more information on the flu vaccine please go to https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/flu-influenza-vaccine/
Please be aware that these will be socially-distanced clinics and we request all patients please adhere to the following:
Arrive on time
Attend alone, unless absolutely necessary
Wear loose-fitting clothing to allow you to prepare for your vaccine while waiting
Wear a face covering unless there is a clinical reason that prevents you from doing so
Check online at gov.uk and at nhs.uk for advice on your travel and contact history and the latest COVID-19 information. Or you can go to https://111.nhs.uk/service/covid-19 for advice if you are concerned you may have coronavirus or have been in contact with someone who has.
Supply for COVID-19 tests is not currently meeting demand. There are things you can do to help:
The aim is to get your test results within 48 hours. However, if you have been awaiting your results for longer than five days and want to ask when you should receive them please contact the Coronavirus testing helpline: 0300 303 2713 my medical records box.
All of our GP practices are open, if you need to see your GP please ring your surgery or visit their website. Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online and over the telephone. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, you are required to wear a face covering as per government guidelines. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.