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Flu Clinics 2018 Posted on 28 Sep 2018

 

Flu Clinics 2018

 

Flu Clinic drop-in dates for patients over 65 and those in a risk factor group.

 

From Monday 1st October 2018:

 

    • Monday 01/10/2018         11.30-12.30am & 5-6pm

    • Tuesday 02/10/2018         5pm -6pm

    • Wednesday 03/10/2018    4-4.30pm

    • Thursday 04/10/2018        10-11am

    • Friday 05/10/2018             10-11am & 4.30-5.30pm

    • Monday 08/10/2018          11-10am

    • Tuesday 09/10/2018          1-3pm

    • Friday 12/10/2018              8- 10am

    • Monday 15/10/2018           8-9am

    • Wednesday17/10/2018      2-3pm

    • Thursday 18/10/2018         8-9am

    • Friday 19/10/2018             11-12am

    • Monday 22/10/2018           5-6pm

    • Tuesday 23/10/2018          3-4pm

    • Wednesday 24/10/2018    11-12am

    • Thursday 25/10/2018        10-11am

    • Friday 26/10/2018              5-6pm

 

Please book in at reception on arrival

 

No appointment necessary - Walk in sessions

 

Seasonal flu is a highly infectious illness caused by a flu virus.

 

The virus infects your lungs and upper airways, causing a sudden high temperature and general aches and pains.

 

You could also lose your appetite, feel nauseous and have a dry cough. Symptoms can last for up to a week.

 

We offer patients who are in an ‘at risk’ groups the flu vaccine each year to protect you against the flu virus.

 

At risk groups:

 

    • Over 65 years of age

    • Pregnant Women

    • Patients with a BMI of over 40

    • or have:

      • Diabetes

      • Immunosuppressed due to treatment

      • Chronic heart disease (IHD)

      • Chronic Respiratory Disease i.e. COPD Or Asthma (Steroid Inhalers Users Only)

      • chronic neurological disease

      • Carers (contacted by letter)

    • All Children born between 2/09 /2014- 1/09/2016 (nasal flu Spray)

 

If you have any queries please contact the surgery on 020 8269 2040

 

 

 

If you are unable to attend any of the drop in sessions please book an appointment with the practice nurse in the normal way.

 

Commuter appointments between 7-8am are available by appointment only. Please contact the surgery to book.

 

11-13 Charlton Road, Blackheath, London, SE3 7HB
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