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Flu Vaccine – 2020

This year there will be no ‘walk-in’ flu vaccination sessions.

If you are eligible you will need to book an appointment for your flu jab. We will begin booking appointments from 22nd September 2020.

You are eligible for the flu vaccine if you are in one of the categories below. You can book via ‘Ask My GP’, by replying to a text invite or by phoning us.

Patients aged 65 and overAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Chronic respiratory diseaseAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Chronic heart diseaseAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Chronic kidney diseaseAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Chronic liver diseaseAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Chronic neurological diseaseAvailable from 22nd September 2020
DiabetesAvailable from 22nd September 2020
ImmunosuppressionAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Asplenia or dysfunction of the spleenAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Pregnant womenContact Maternity at GBH
People in long-stay residential care of homesAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Unpaid carers and young carersAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Morbid obesityAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Social care workersAvailable from 22nd September 2020
Households of those shieldingAvailable from 22nd September 2020
All patients aged 55 to 64Further announcement made in November 2020
Eligible Brae PatientsAvailable from 22nd September 2020
School aged childrenVaccine given at school
Aged 2-5Available from 22nd September 2020

 

Next available flu vaccine sessions

SATURDAY 3RD OCT                         Lerwick Health Centre

SUNDAY 4TH OCT                              Lerwick Health Centre

SATURDAY 10TH OCT                       Lerwick Health Centre

SUNDAY 11TH OCT                            Lerwick Health Centre

SATURDAY 17TH OCT                       Lerwick Health Centre

SUNDAY 18TH OCT                            Lerwick Health Centre

SATURDAY 24TH OCT                       Lerwick Health Centre

SUNDAY 25TH OCT                            Lerwick Health Centre