Molong HealthOne is offering the public free influenza vaccination to eligible residents.
Under the National Influenza Vaccination Program, free seasonal influenza vaccine is available for the following people:
- All individuals aged 65 years and over;
- All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples aged 15 years and over;
- Pregnant women.
The free vaccine is also available for individuals aged 6 months and over with medical conditions predisposing to severe influenza. This includes: People with cardiac disease, chronic respiratory conditions and other chronic illnesses requiring regular medical follow up or hospitalisation in the previous year, including diabetes mellitus, chronic renal failure, and many others.
The influenza vaccinations will be available at Molong HealthOne on Thursday mornings from 9am-12noon. No appointment is necessary for the Thursday clinic.
Please phone 6392 3422 if you are unsure if you are eligible for a free influenza vaccination.