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MEASLES OUTBREAK

Have you received both doses of the MMR vaccine? If you are unsure, give reception a call to find out - you will be eligible to receive both doses.

Enquire by calling reception on 01204 521 061 or call into the surgery.

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COVID VACCINATION CLINIC 

Who's eligible?

The NHS are offering a FREE COVID Vaccine to our registered patients who fit in the below criteria:

  • those aged 65 years and over
  • those aged 6 months to under 65 years in clinical risk groups 
  • those in long-stay residential care homes 
  • carers in receipt of carer’s allowance, or those who are the main carer of an elderly or disabled person
  • close contacts of immunocompromised individuals
  • frontline health and social care staff

How to book?

The COVID vaccinations will be given at Bolton Health Hive. If you are eligible you should have been sent a link to book. If you have not you can book by:

  • Calling the surgery on 01204 521 061
  • Call into the surgery to speak to reception
  • Use this link to book, cancel or change an existing appointment 
  • Alternatively, walk in clinics are available every Saturday at Bolton Health Hive

Where?

Market Hall Market Place, Bolton, BL1 2AR (inside next to HM Samuel)

Enter BL1 2AL into your sat nav.

For the latest news and guidance, please click on the below NHS link. 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

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FLU VACCINATION CLINIC

Who's eligible?

We are offering a FREE FLU Vaccine to our registered patients who fit in the below criteria:

  • those aged 65 years and over
  • those aged 6 months to under 65 years in clinical risk groups 
  • pregnant women
  • all children aged 2 or 3 years on 31 August 2023
  • those in long-stay residential care homes 
  • carers in receipt of carer’s allowance, or those who are the main carer of an elderly or disabled person
  • close contacts of immunocompromised individuals

How to book?

Either call the surgery on 01204 521 061 or call into the surgery to ask reception. Alternatively, feel free to walk in anytime after 12:00 and hopefully the practice nurse will be available to give you your flu vaccination. 

Where?

At the surgery:

65 Bradford Street, Bolton, BL2 1H

For the latest news and guidance, please click on the below NHS link. 

Flu vaccine - NHS (www.nhs.uk)


WHILE YOU WAIT SERVICE

While You Wait is a new website which offers you advice and information whilst you wait for your appointment or treatment. 

For the latest news and guidance, please click on the below NHS link.

https://whileyouwait.org.uk/

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