• Patients can now collect their prescription from the surgery as long as they are fit and healthy or alternatively their local pharmacy can collect on their behalf.
  • Patients must order prescriptions online or via our 24 hour prescription telephone line. Please allow extra time when ordering your prescription. 

Pneumococcal vaccine for adults

Studies have shown that the pneumococcal vaccine provides some protection against a form of bacterial meningitis caused by pneumococcal bacteria and other conditions such as severe ear infections. The vaccine doesn’t protect against all types of pneumococcal infection and doesn’t protect against meningitis caused by other bacteria or viruses.