Vaccinations and Immunisations
Routine children immunisations are available according to immunisation schedules. Reminder cards are sent from the surgery. When you receive a card you should make an appointment to see the nurse.
Other routine immunisations such as tetanus, influenza and pneumonia are also available via the nursing service.
Routine children’s immunisations:-
2 months old - 1st Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Hib, 1st Pneumonia, 1st Meningitis B and 1st Rotavirus.
3 months old - 2nd Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and Hib, 1st Meningitis C and 2nd Rotavirus
4 months old - 3rd Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and Hib, 2nd Pneumonia and 2nd Meningitis B.
between 12 and 13 months of age - 1st MMR, Hib/Men C booster, 3rd Pneumonia and 3rd Meningitis B.
2, 3 and 4 year olds - influenza
3 yrs 4 months -Diphtheria, tetanus,pertussis and polio, MMR booster