Kia ora koutou (hello everyone),
The Ministry of Health recently announced that tamariki (children) aged 3 to 12, and those with serious mental health or addiction needs, would be eligible for a FREE flu jab from Friday 1 July 2022.
Flu vaccinations are also FREE for:
You can book your flu vaccine by calling the practice on (07) 348 3002. Our reception team is here to help between 8:30 AM and 5 PM, Monday to Friday.
Please ignore this message if you have already had your 2022 flu vaccine.
Ngā mihi (thanks),
The Ruatahi Medical Centre Team
PLEASE NOTE: The COVID-19 vaccine does not protect against the flu, and the flu vaccine does not protect against COVID-19. You can find more information on the flu vaccine at fightflu.co.nz and check if you qualify for a free flu vaccine here.