If you require advice on travelling to foreign destinations please make an appointment in good time (at least 6 weeks) with the Practice Nurse to discuss what vaccinations you need. Our Nurse can arrange for you to have the appropriate vaccinations, advice on malaria protection and give general travel advice. Please note there is a charge for some of the vaccinations as outlined below:
|Diptheria/Tetanus||Free to registered patients||NHS|
|Polio||Free to registered patients||NHS|
|Typhoid||Free to registered patients||NHS|
|Hepatitis A (2 doses)||Free to registered patients||NHS|
|Hepatitis B (3 doses)||Travellers – £55 for course||NON NHS|
|Meningitis C||Up to 24 years + higher education free of charge||NHS|
|Meningitis (A/C/W+Y)||Private prescription £15 + £10 for administration of vaccine.
Patient to pay cost of vaccine at chemist
|Rabies (3 doses)||Free to ‘at risk’ patients, NHS prescription charge will apply
Travellers £120 (includes vaccination certificate)
Full cost payable in advance of course
|Anti Malaria Tablets||£15 private prescription plus cost of tablets at pharmacy||NON NHS|
|Japanese Encephalitis & Tick Born Encephalitis (3 doses)||Private prescription £15 + £10 for administration.
Vaccination Certificate £15
Vaccine to be paid for at chemist