SATURDAY FLU CLINIC and CHILDRENS FLU VACCINE
Alford Medical Practice is holding another Saturday Flu clinic for patients who are eligible for a Flu vaccination (see eligibility list below).
The clinic will be held on Saturday, 29 October 2016 and we can offer appointments for the Children’s Flu vaccination at this clinic too as we will have taken delivery of sufficient stock of the vaccine by then.
If you are one of the people within the high risk groups listed below, it is important that you get yourself vaccinated as this is the best defence against Flu.
Please call Reception on 019755 62253 to book an appointment.
Lung disease (including asthma)
Child aged between 2 and 5 (not in school)
ARE NOW AVAILABLE AT
ALFORD MEDICAL PRACTICE
If you are one of the people within these high risk groups, eg
- Over 65
- Heart disease
- Lung disease
- (including asthma)
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Previous Stroke
- Degenerative disease
- Immunocompromising condition
- Unpaid Carer
- Child aged between 2 and 5 (not in school)then it is very important that you protect yourself with a ‘flu vaccine.
Please make an appointment to have this done at the Surgery
If you do not wish to have a ‘flu vaccination it is important that you contact Reception on (019755) 62253 to let us know.
CLOSURE FOR TRAINING
The Surgery will be closed
between 1.30pm and 2.30pm
on Wednesday, 5 October 2016 for training.
Should you need a Doctor during this time, please call the practice mobile:
IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY
PLEASE CALL: 999
DID NOT ATTEND APPOINTMENT RATE
Ever wondered why you couldn’t see the Doctor or Nurse sooner?
Did you know that, in August 2016:
were booked by patients who then failed to attend them
26 Doctor appointments – equivalent to TWO afternoon surgeries*
40 Nurse appointments – equivalent to THREE morning surgeries*
If, in the future, you are unable to attend, please let us know in advance so that we can offer the appointment to someone else.
Alford Medical Practice