Stay well this winter – 2022/2023 Flu vaccines available week commencing 19 Sept 2022

Dear patients,

Are you entitled to a flu vaccine and have not received one yet?

There is a flu vaccine with your name on it

Living with a chronic condition?

Pregnant?

65 years and over?

Help protect yourself and those around you in one shot!

Please call us on 020 8993 1314 to arrange an appointment.  When attending your FaceToFace appointment, please cover your face.

***If you develop any symptoms, i.e temperature, cough, difficult breathing or suspicious symptoms, DO NOT come to surgery and please call us immediately for further advice***.

Thank you for your cooperation,

Acton Town Medical Centre

 

Types of Vaccines available:

Cell-based Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine – Seqirus  2022/2023: Flu vaccines will be available from week commencing 19 September 2022 for those aged 65 years and over. Please click below to view the information leaflet

Recipients of flu vaccine for people aged over 65 years of age

 

Adjuvanted Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine – Seqirus 2022/2023: Flu vaccines will be available from week commencing 19 September 2022 for those aged from 2 years old. Please click below to view the information leaflet

Recipients of flu vaccine for people aged between 2 years to 64 years of age

 

Children Nasal flu vaccines for 2 and 3 years old

2022/2023 Fluenz® Tetra – AstraZeneca – (Live Attenuated, influenza vaccine) supplied as nasal spray suspension will be available from 15 Septemeber 2022.

**** Please note: children in clinical risk groups from age 4 to <18 years are entitled for this vaccine. However, children from Reception to Year 6 will be vaccinated in school. If your child is aged between 6 months and 2 years and has a long term health condition they will be offered a flu vaccine injection instead of the nasal spray. For more information please visit the following NHS Link****

https:/vaccine/www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/child-flu-/

 

Flu vaccine Frequently Asked Question(s). Please follow the link below

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/flu-vaccine-questions-answers/

 

Flu Vaccine Information Leaflet please click on the following link:

Flu leaflet 2022-23