Flu vaccines are currently available for Crawford patients (and casual patients) aged 6 months and over. If you are 65 years or older you can book anytime, but under 65 years can book appointments for the 17th of May onwards as per Ministry of Health requirements. Call us on 09 538 0083 or registered patients may book through our website via our patient portal ConnectMed.
We will continue to keep this message updated with any changes to our flu programme.
For more information on the flu vaccine, and whether you are entitled to have it FREE, please visit the Fight Flu website.
Also please note that the Covid-19 vaccine programme for over 65 years is being managed by the Ministry of Health and you will be contacted directly by their staff (or by EastCare A&E who are a local provider) as this programme rolls out. Now the Covid-19 vaccination programme is being rolled out locally we recommend you prioritise having the Covid-19 vaccinations, but note that you will need to wait 14 days after the second Covid-19 vaccine before having your flu shot.