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. 

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Flu Vaccinations:

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

  • Pregnant Women

  • 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. 

Cowra Medical Associates

165-169 Kendal Street  

Cowra, NSW, 2794

Ph: (02) 6341 1400

Fx: (02) 6341 1410

Please call '000' in the event of an Emergency.