Flu 2021 -
This year your Flu Vaccine will be given at a local vaccination centre by the Midlothian Health & Social Care Partnership by the vaccination team. You will receive a letter in the post explaining how to book your appointment. They will also provide information about assisted travel or home visits if you are unable to travel.
Unfortunately the new local arrangement's for all practices in Midlothian means that flu vaccines will NOT be given at the practice this year. We will not be able to book appointments and we will have no vaccines to give whilst you are in the surgery.
Covid Booster 2021 - we are still waiting for guidance on this and will update you as soon as we know. The booster vaccines will also take place at one of the vaccination centres and not in the practice. We are still waiting for guidance on which group of patients will be given the covid booster.
COVID CLINICS AVAILABLE - SEE BELOW (UPDATED SEPTEMBER 2021)
NHS Lothian are looking to make Covid vaccinations as accessible as possible to all eligible populations. Drop in clinics are now available at all vaccination centres in Lothian for people over 16, no appointment is necessary, and they can deliver both first and second dose (if over 8 weeks). All 3 vaccines will be made available.
You do not need to be registered with a GP, more clinics are being added all the time so please keep up to date by using NHS Inform.
In Midlothian, there are two Vaccination Centres:
Gorebridge Vaccination Centre
Hunterfield Road, Gorebridge, EH23 4TX
Monday to Sunday
Midlothian Community Hospital
Eskbank Road, Bonnyrigg, Dalkeith, EH22 3ND
Monday to Friday
East Lothian Community Hospital
Alderstone Road, Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 3PF
Monday to Friday
Volunteer Hall, Galashiels
St John Street, Galashiels, TD1 3JX
Tuesday 24th August
Wednesday 25th August
Saturday 11th September
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