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Immunisation schedule change | MMR

There has been a change to the Immunisation Schedule for MMR which means we will be contacting some patients for an extra immunisation. You will be contacted if this is relevant for your child. Frequently asked questions Why has an extra visit been introduced at 12months? Introducing a 12 month visit allows earlier administration of […]

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National Measles Campaign

The Government is stepping up the fight against measles and protecting hundreds of thousands more young adults by investing up to $40 million for a year-long measles-catch-up campaign. The campaign targets 15 to 30-year olds who missed their MMR vaccine as children, particularly Māori and Pacific young people. These vaccinations will be fully funded. Immunisation […]

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Flu vaccines now available to everyone

Flu vaccinations are now available to everyone, including children. Please phone reception to make an appointment.

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MoH flu vaccination prioritisation

The Ministry of Health announced yesterday that vaccinators must continue to provide the influenza vaccine ONLY to priority populations until the 27th April.  This is to ensure that those most at risk from influenza can receive their vaccination before supplies are made available to the general population. Please be reassured that high risk patients are […]

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Flu vaccination update

Due to the limited availability of the flu vaccine in the country we have no choice but to suspend all flu vaccination clinics until 13th April. We are expecting to receive another supply around that date. We do not operate a flu vaccination waiting list and therefore if you could refrain from calling the practice at […]