Influenza Vaccine 

FAQS

We have recently had some questions about the flu/ pneumonia vaccinations for this year in light of Covid. We hope this link of FAQs will be helpful for you.

1) Is the Flu Vaccine also a COVID vaccine this year?

No, there is currently no vaccine for COVID. The flu vaccine is the same one that has been given every year.

2) Is the Pneumonia Vaccine also a COVID vaccine?

No, as above, there is currently no COVID vaccine that has been approved for use in the general population.

3) Can I be given the COVID Vaccine without my consent?

No, we have to always gain consent before vaccinating anyone and as stated above there is NO COVID vaccine available in the UK that has been authorised for us to give.

Visit NHS WEBSITE for more information about the Flu Vaccine