Donnington Medical Partnership

1 Henley Avenue, Oxford, OX4 4DH | Telephone: 01865 771313

Pneumonia vaccination

You are eligible for a FREE Pneumococcal jab this year with your flu jab if you are over 65 or in certain risk groups eg:

  • Diabetes
  • Chronic kidney disease stage 3,4,5
  • Chronic respiratory disease
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Chronic heart disease

Why is pneumococcal disease a worry?

It is a bacteria that can lead to pneumonia, septicaemia or meningitis.