Saturday Flu Clinics Reminder

Just a reminder that there are drop in flu clinics at the Medical Centre on Saturday 13th and Saturday 27th of April. You will need to wait at reception for 20mins after administration of the vaccine. The clinic on April 13th is not open for children aged under 3yrs as the vaccine for this group…

Early 2nd MMRs for under 5’s

The second dose of MMR is usually given at 4 yrs old. We have been advised we can offer this early to our preschoolers. We have clinics on Tues 16th and 23rd in the school holidays. Please phone reception for an appointment. The first dose of MMR offers 95% protection against measles, so if you…

FLU VACCINE TEXTS

We wish to apologise for texts some of you have received with contradictory information about flu vaccines. It may have seemed like an early April Fool’s Day prank, but was due to an error with our texting system! For clarification: Flu vaccines are free for those 65yrs and older, and for those with some chronic…

Flu Vaccine 2019 and clinic times

Unfunded flu vaccines are available from 1st April 2019. Your text will say if you are eligible for a FREE flu vaccine. Please book online. The Flu Vaccine will not available for under 3yos until mid April Clinics available by appointment Monday 1st April                11am – 2pm            Available for patients over 3ys Wednesday 3rd…

Welcome to Dr Vicki Martin

We are delightd to welcome Dr Vicki Martin, anexperienced Christchurch GP, who will be taking over the care of Dr BrigidLoughnans patients from April 2nd. Her hours will be : Tuesday 1.30  –  5pm Wednesday 10  – 1.30pm Thursday 12.30 – 4pm ll day Friday. We have added a profile of Vicki to our staff…