Flu vaccination stocks

Flu vaccination stocks

March 1, 2019

We are getting reports that there are a few people trying to access flu vaccinations via GPs or pharmacies, so NHS England has asked contractors to provide information on the availability. Just as a reminder, the National Advanced Service Specification states:

3.2 The service is effective from 1 September and runs to 31 March, but focus should be given to vaccinating eligible patients between 1 September and 31 January each year. Eligible patients should be vaccinated as soon as the vaccine is available. Widespread immunisation may continue until December in order to achieve maximum impact, but where possible, should be completed before flu starts to circulate in the community. However, flu can circulate considerably later than this and pharmacists should apply clinical judgement to assess the needs of individual patients who are eligible for vaccination under this service to receive immunisation beyond 31 January. This should take into account the level of flu-like illness in the community and the fact that immune response following immunisation takes about two weeks to fully develop.

To date, we have the following pharmacies across Shropshire, Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire with stock:

Pharmacy Name Address 1 Address 2 Address 3 Postcode Tel No aTIV Vaccines Quadrivalent
Asda Pharmacy Asda Superstore Queensway Stafford ST16 3TA 01785 782010 Yes No
Bains Pharmacy 160 – 162 Hednesford Road Heath Hayes Cannock WS12 3DZ 01543 279415 No Yes
Eccleshall Pharmacy 8 High Street Eccleshall Stafford ST21 6BZ 01785 850057 Yes (limited) Yes (limited)
Grahams Pharmacy 99 Ford Green Road Smallthorne Stoke on Trent ST6 1NT 01782 834094 Yes Yes (limited)
Lunts Pharmacies Roushill Shrewsbury Shropshire SY1 1PQ 01743 232857 Yes (limited) No
Muxton Pharmacy 9 Fieldhouse Drive Muxton Telford TF2 8JQ 01952 670686 Yes Yes
Rhodes 28 Claremont Hill Shrewsbury Shropshire SY1 1RD 01743 343998 Yes Yes (limited)
Ridgway’s Chemist 73 Baddeley Green Lane Baddeley Green Stoke on Trent ST2 7JL 01782 534089 Yes No
Severn Pharmacy 53 Riverside Shopping Centre Shrewsbury Shropshire SY1 1PH 01743 344523 Yes Yes (limited)
Werrington Pharmacy 339 Ash Bank Road Werrington Stoke on Trent ST9 0JS 01782 302372 Yes No

Please let us know as soon as possible if you have stock and wish to be added to this list.




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