Beat flu this winter!

Join us at Riverside Surgery for your FREE flu vaccination!

We are running two walk-in-clinics for those eligible for flu vaccinations.

The first date is Wednesday 2nd October 2019 8am – 6pm for our over 65 year old patients.

The second date is Wednesday 30th October 2019 2 – 8pm for our under 65 year old patients who are deemed ‘at risk’ (please see below for further information.

Am I eligible?

The following patients are eligible for a free flu vaccination:

  • Aged 65 years or older
  • 2 & 3 year olds
  • “At Risk” patients.  This means patients with a serious medical condition such as:
    • Chronic (long-term) respiratory disease, such as severe asthma, COPD or bronchitis
    • Chronic heart disease, such as heart failure
    • Chronic kidney disease
    • Chronic liver disease
    • Chronic neurological disease, such as Parkinson’s disease or motor neurone disease
    • Diabetes
    • A weakened immune system due to disease such as HIV/AIDS, or treatment such as cancer
    • Being a carer

If you are unsure, please call us or ask at reception to check if you are eligible.