If you are travelling abroad it is sensible to make provision well in advance of your expected date of travel, if possible a minimum of four weeks.
The Surgery can give full guidance on health matters relating to travel abroad and long haul flights.
Our practice nurses have up-to-date information and would be delighted to discuss your individual requirements.
The Surgery keeps a stock of travel forms that we ask you to complete for the nurse before your appointment. By assessing your itinery and using the latest medical global information she can plan the best advice on your personal travel requirement.
Please ask for a form at reception or alternatively you can download the form from here.
Please note that you will be charged for some of your holiday vaccinations.
You can save time by completing our holiday travel questionnaire.
Please note. To use the questionnaire your holiday must be at least 4 weeks away. If your holiday is sooner please phone the surgery on 01458 841122 (after 2pm if possible).
There are three ways in which you can send us the questionnaire:
1) Via our on-line form. Please click here to use the on-line form.
2) By downloading and completing the holiday vaccination questionnaire. To do this:
a) Simply download holiday questionnaire by clicking below.
b) Print the document.
c) Complete the form.
d) Post or drop it off at the Surgery.
3) Pop into the Surgery to pick up a form.
Useful websites (click to visit)
Travel Health Pro - Comprising the travel health resources of the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC).
NHS Immunisation - the most comprehensive, up-to-date and accurate source of information on vaccines, disease and immunisation in the UK.
Private commercial services
Patients requiring travel immunisations at less than six weeks notice are advised to check with the surgery whether a short notice appointment is available but must be prepared to contact one of the organisations currently providing a private commercial service if we cannot meet your requirement in time:
Christchurch Family Medical
Tel: 0330 100 4141
Nomad Travel Store and Clinics
38 Park Street
Tel: 0117 922 6567
For immunisation near airports, also see:
Masta Travel Clinic
0330 100 4141
Masta Travel Clinic (Newport)
0330 100 4276
London Travel Clinic
0207 000 1804
Masta Travel Clinic
0330 100 4174
Masta Travel Clinic (Hythe)
0330 100 4198
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