Billinghay Medical Practice

Billinghay Medical Practice

39 High Street, Billinghay, Lincoln, LN4 4AU

NHS

Telephone: 01526 860490

Fax: 01526 869800

Out of Hours: 111

Flu Vaccination 2018

Billinghay Medical Practice Clinics 2018

As MANDATED by the NHS, we will be using two types of vaccine in our flu vaccination programme this year.

  • Adjuvanted trivalent flu vaccine (aTIV) – people aged 65 and over.
  • Quadrivalent vaccine (QIV) – people aged 18 to 64 years who are in a clinical risk group.

Here are the dates and eligibility criteria for our Flu clinics for 2018

Saturday 22 September

  • for patients 75 and overCompleted

Saturday 13 October

  • for patient 65 to 74 OR
  • 18 to 64 in a Clinical ‘At Risk’ Groups

Both clinics are from 9 am to 12:30 pm.  No pre-booking required

PLEASE ASK A MEMBER OF STAFF IF YOU NEED MORE INFORMATION

Self-Help

You can often treat the flu without seeing your GP and should begin to feel better in about a week.

Check if you have flu

Flu symptoms come on very quickly and can include:

  • a sudden fever – a temperature of 38C or above
  • aching body
  • feeling tired or exhausted
  • dry, chesty cough
  • sore throat
  • headache
  • difficulty sleeping
  • loss of appetite
  • diarrhoea or tummy pain
  • nausea and being sick
  • The symptoms are similar for children, but they can also get pain in their ear and appear less active.

For more details please see NHS Choices – https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/flu/

Patient Survey

Friends & Family Test

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Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 - 18:30 / 19:45 (Extended Hours)
  • Thursday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED