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 April 4.30 – 6.30pm Available for patients over 11ys
Monday 8th April 11am – 2pm Available for patients over 3ys
Tuesday 9th April 11am – 1pm Available for patients over 3ys
Wednesday 10th April 4.30 – 6.30pm Available for patients over 11ys
Monday 15th April 12 – 2pm Available for patients over 11ys
Drop in Clinics – no appointment necessary.
Saturday 13th April 9 – 12noon Available for patients over 3ys
Saturday 27th April 9 – 12noon Available to all ages
Unfunded flu vaccines are available at a cost of $35 adult and $20 child.
Immunisation is the best protection against influenza The flu vaccine takes 2 weeks to be effective. It does not protect against viral colds, just influenza.
There are four influenza strains included in this years vaccine:
• A/Michigan/45/2015 (H1N1) pdm09- like virus
• A/Switzerland/8060/2017 (H3N2)-like virus
• B/Colorado/06/2017-like virus
• B/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus
For more information about the flu vaccination and who is eligible for a FREE flu vaccine, click on this link. https://www.fightflu.co.nz/
Please note that the vaccine is NOT funded
– Asthma not requiring regular preventer therapy
– Uncomplicated Hypertension and/or dyslipidemia
Handwashing is an effective and important way of reducing the spread of influenza.