Covid Boosters and Flu Vaccinations Update 2021

Flu vaccinations for 2021

are now available for all patients eligible. If you are eligible or are unsure if you are eligible, please contact Reception who will check for you and book you and appointment if appropriate.

Covid boosters for 2021 –

You can now book an appointment for a booster dose if it’s been 152 days (5 months) since your 2nd dose and you’re in one of these groups:

You’ll be offered appointment dates from 182 days (6 months) after the date of your 2nd dose.

About booking your booster

You need to book 1 appointment for 1 booster dose.

If you’re eligible for a booster dose and you’ve had a positive COVID-19 test, you need to wait 4 weeks (28 days) before getting a booster dose. This starts from the date you had symptoms, or the date of the positive test if you did not have any symptoms.

Information can be found here https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-59362522

or here https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/book-or-manage-a-booster-dose-of-the-coronavirus-covid-19-vaccine/

Appointments can be made at some GP practices or via the National Booking System. Please call Reception if you are unsure.