Vaccinations - Update as at 01.07.2020
Changes to the National Immunisation Program :
Patients 65 years and over are no longer eligible for a free Pneumovax
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients aged 70 years and over are eligible to receive x1 pneumcoccal vaccination.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients aged 50 years and over are eligible for x1 Prevenar 13 vaccination, followed by a a second vaccination (Pneumovax 23) 2-12 months later, and a boost dose 5 years later (pneumovax 23)
Patients 70 year and over are now eligible for Prevenar 13 Vaccination.
Please speak with your GP if you have any questions regarding the Pneumovax changes.
Private & Free flu vaccinations are available at the practice.
For Private flu vaccinations, $20 is payable to the practice prior to receiving the vaccination.
Patients Eligible for a free flu vaccinations
Patients aged 65 and over
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients aged 12 years and over
All patients aged 12 years and over with a Diagnosed / Documented Chronic Disease (as per government guidelines).
Please phone the practice and speak with reception staff if you have any questions.