It’s not too late to immunise against the Flu
The Department of Health and Human Services issued a health alert on Tuesday 20th September 2017 advising influenza rates continue to increase, nearing record levels and the importance of immunising against the influenza virus. Chief Health Officer Advisory – Increase in influenza rates It’s important to be aware that severe complications from the influenza virus can occur in otherwise healthy children and young adults.
If you haven’t been immunised against the flu this year please contact the clinic on 03 9509 1811 to arrange an appointment with your GP to discuss further.
Also, refer to the following factsheets from the Better Health Channel – Influenza Immunisation Factsheet and Hand Hygiene Factsheet