Seasonal Flu Vaccination
Flu Vaccinations Available at Kamsons Pharmacy from September 2020
Kamsons Pharmacies offer free NHS flu vaccinations to those eligible or private vaccines for £12 .
There are a few myths that surround flu vaccinations. Did you know that it is not possible to catch flu from receiving the vaccine? You also need to have a flu vaccine each year as they are tailored to the strains of flu for that season.
Flu vaccines, when it’s convenient for you
Kamsons Pharmacy offer a flexible and convenient vaccination service. You can make an appointment by calling the pharmacy. If you don’t have an appointment but you want to take advantage of this service, pop in or give us a call, often we can still provide you with a vaccination.
Are you eligible for a free NHS flu vaccination?
Many patients are eligible for a free flu vaccination on the NHS. If you are over the age of 65 or have certain medical conditions you could receive a free vaccine.
You may be eligible for a free vaccine if:
- You’re over 65
- You have chronic heart disease
- You’re pregnant
- You have a chronic liver condition
- You’re diabetic
- You have asthma or lung disease
- You’ve had a stroke
- You have a chronic kidney condition
- You have an illness or are taking medicines that lower your natural defences
If you have any questions relating to flu vaccines please contact your local Kamsons pharmacy team or alternately, more information can be found on the NHS website