Information about Flu Vaccination in 2018
We are excited to announce that Goonellabah Medical Centre is now offering flu vaccinations! As flu season approaches, it is crucial to take proactive steps in protecting yourself and your loved ones from the influenza virus. Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals is ready to administer flu vaccinations to patients of all ages, ensuring you stay healthy and resilient throughout the flu season. By getting vaccinated, you not only safeguard your own health but also contribute to the well-being of our community by reducing the spread of the flu. Don’t wait until it’s too late – schedule your flu vaccination appointment with us today and embrace a season of wellness and vitality.
After a severe flu season in 2017, the National Influenza Vaccination Program has introduced changes for free flu vaccinations.
Free vaccination available for high risk groups. Included groups are:
- children from 6 months up to 5 years
- 5 years to adult with medical risk conditions
- all ATSI people age 15 and over
- pregnant women
- all adults aged 65 and over
Changes to the program include flu vaccines for children and a special high dose formulation for those aged over 65.