Flu Season Begins

By May 3, 2017Cold & Flu

The 2017 Influenza Vaccine is now available at Mt Sheridan Medical Practice.

The vaccination offers greater protection with a 4 strain quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine. The vaccination changes from year to year with the most relevant flu strains and yearly vaccinations are recommended as immunity from flu vaccinations is not long lasting.

The vaccine is Government funded  for patients 65 and over, pregnant women and patients with severe medical conditions which includes Diabetes, Asthma, Low Immunity, Lung & Heart Disease etc.

To have the influenza vaccine this year please call  reception to arrange an appointment.