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Child Flu Vaccinations - 2017/18

The flu season is now well under way with high levels of activity from patients. We are now also vaccinating our 2 - 5 year old (child) patients with the intranasal flu vaccine. We are holding dedicated clinics for this vaccination. If you have children within this age range, please contact the Surgery on 01360 440515 for further information.

Adult Flu Vaccinations - 2017/18.

We are  currently holding a dedicated Flu clinics. Please contact the Surgery on 01360 440515 for more information.

We are giving the vaccine to adult patients who meet the following criteria.

  • Patients over 65 years of age. 

Patients who are under 65 and have an existing diagnosis of any of the following conditions;

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis

  • Emphysema

  • Cystic fibrosis

  • Chronic heart disease/Stroke

  • Chronic kidney disease

  • Multiple sclerosis

  • Liver problems such as cirrhosis/hepatitis

  • Diabetes

  • Asplenia or dysfunction of the spleen

  • Being very overweight - BMI > 40.

  • HIV

  • Anyone who is Carer

  • Anyone undergoing chemotherapy treatment

  • Pregnant women (at any stage of pregnancy)

We would appreciate your co-operation.

The Health Centre organise dedicated flu clinics for all qualifying patients. Please contact Reception on 01360 440515 for details.

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**For all patients outwith the above criteria, Balfron Pharmacy is offering the vaccination and can administer it on their premises. There will be a charge for this service. For more information, please contact them direct (01360 440430)**

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Christmas and New Year availability.

The Practice will close on Friday, 22nd December at 4.00pm. We will be available for emergencies - 2.00 - 3.30 pm - please phone first.

We will be closed on 25th and 26th December an re-open on Wednesday 27th December 2017, normal hours.

We will also close on Friday, 29th December at 4.00pm. We will be available for emergencies - 2.00 - 3.30 pm - please phone first.  

We will be closed on 1st  and 2nd January and re-open on Wednesday 3rd January 2018, normal hours.

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SHOULD YOU NEED MEDICAL ATTENTION OUTWITH THE ABOVE, PLEASE RING NHS24 ON 111.

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The Doctors and staff wish all our patients a Merry Christmas and a Happy and healthy New Year.

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