FLU VACCINATION ADULTS

Flu Shot

Click on the button below to book an appointment for the flu vaccine.

You MUST be a registered Adult patient of Deansgrange Medical Centre, AND fit the HSE eligibility criteria listed.

Please do not phone us for flu vaccine appointments unless you are having difficulty with the online booking process.

Please click here to find out WHAT TO EXPECT when you attend DMC for flu vaccination

The flu vaccine for ADULTS in the 'at risk groups' listed below is currently available in DMC. You can book an appointment below. Please make sure you are eligible before booking. 

The flu vaccine for CHILDREN aged between 2 and 12 years is NOT currently available. We expect it in early November. 

Unfortunately, as supplies are limited, the flu vaccine is currently not available to those who are not in the 'at risk' group. We are hoping to get more vaccines and will let you know if they become available.

ELIGIBILITY FOR FLU VACCINE

You should get the flu vaccine (which is free of charge) if you are in one the 'at risk' groups below:

  • are 65 years or over

  • are aged between 2 and 17 years

  • are pregnant

  • have a long term health condition

  • have a weak immune system

  • are obese and have a BMI >40

  • work in healthcare or are a carer

  • live in a nursing home or other long term care facility

  • are a child with a developmental neurological disorder

  • were born with down syndrome

  • Those in regular contact with pigs, poultry or waterfowl

Please note; household contacts of people aged 65 years and older (who do not also have a chronic health condition), pregnant women, children aged 2-17 years or of healthcare workers or carers cannot avail of the HSE season influenza vaccine provided free to all those in high risk groups named above