Influenza

Flu vaccination:  Available March 1st-end of December annually.

Eligibility criteria for FREE seasonal influenza vaccination for 2016:

  1. Pregnant women
  2. Anyone under 65 years with any of the medical conditions listed in this link   http://www.influenza.org.nz/eligibility-criteria
  3. Anyone aged 65 years or over
*****Children under 18 years are no longer free for the flu vaccine unless they have one of the medical conditions listed in the above link. *****

 

For those not eligible the flu vaccine costs $30 for those under 18 years old and $35 for those over 18 years old.

For more information talk to your family doctor or practice nurse,

or call 0800 IMMUNE (0800 466 863).