Flu Season 2023

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This year the practice is offering flu vaccines to our 2-3 year old patients, those medically at risk and all patients over the age of 65 years old.

We will be inviting our over 65 year old patients to attend the practice and the medically at risk patients from week commencing 18th September.  If you have not heard from the practice team by Wednesday 20th September and fall into this category then please call the reception team on 0207 349 7330 to book an appointment.

All vulnerable housebound patients will be receiving the vaccination in their homes via the West London Federation team.

Children aged between 2-3 years (on 31st August 2023) will be invited to attend the practice for a Nasal Flu Vaccination. For children aged 4 and over their school will be offering the flu vaccination. If your school does not offer the flu vaccination or your child missed their vaccination then please contact the school vaccination delivery team on 0203 317 5076 to book an appointment (after October 2023).

Please use the links below to arrange an appointment with a pharmacy if you are unable to attend the practice.
Book your vaccination at Boots online at https://www.boots.com/online/pharmacy-services/winter-flu-jab-services
If you would like to book your flu vaccines with your local pharmacy please visit them directly to book.

Top Tips for Winter for those with COPD

The London Respiratory Clinical Network have created a top tips leaflet for COPD patients. It gives you 10 top tips to help stay well in Winter and signposts you to assistance with food/fuel poverty or depression and loneliness etc. Please follow this link for further details: Top Tips for Winter 2020 (apologies that this reads 2020 – the information is still very useful).

The Chelsea Practice team are working hard to ensure all eligible patients can have the flu vaccination either at the practice or at a local pharmacy. 

Please keep checking our website for further updates.