Your child will be invited for the appropriate schedule via the Immunisation Co-ordination Centre at Bishop Auckland.
We strongly recommend that you take this opportunity to protect your child from potentially serious diseases.
It is therefore important for you to attend when you receive your child’s invitation.
Childhood Vaccinations: The Recommended Timetable from the NHS
Find out which vaccinations you will be offered for your child and why from the BBC Health Site.
A doctor. Practice nurse and 2 Health Visitors are in attendance to provide care, information and advice during our special clinic on Thursday afternoons.
There are 3 Health Visitors linked to the surgery who can provide information and advice at other times.
Please note they do not work directly from surgery premises but contact can be made via the surgery.
Flu Vaccinations are available from late September onwards until end January if you:
Or if you have any of these problems (however old you are):
Patients that do not fall into one of the above categories who would still like a vaccination should contact the surgery.
Find out why flu jabs are needed and when they should be done from NHS Choices.
Flu and the Flu Vaccine from the NHS
Our fully qualified and experienced travel health nurses and doctors offer a private consultation to provide advice and recommendations for your personal travel itinerary.
There may be a charge for some of these service as not all are available via the NHS.
Our “one stop” clinic includes:
All at highly competitive rates in an easily accessible setting.
How to request Travel Advice
You can either:
Call 01325 528 000 to arrange a consultation, or
Make an online request for a consultation
The following links should give you the sort of reading material that will mean you are fully armed with good quality information.
Fit for Travel Information relevant to your destination so that you can find out the vaccinations and medications you may need.
Foreign & Commonwealth Office travel advice - a definitive guide that will give you information ranging from travel advice by country to advice regarding risk from terrorism.