NHS Travel Vaccine Immunisations [only]
Riverside Medical Practice DO NOT OFFER TRAVEL ADVICE
We only administer NHS VACCINES, which are:
- DTP [diphtheria, tetanus & polio]
- Hepatitis A
For any other vaccines or Malaria advice, you will require to attend a Private Travel Clinic outwith of Riverside Medical Practice.
We would direct our registered patients to seek further information online
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:
|Europe & Russia||North America|
|Central America||South America|
|Middle East||Central Asia|
|East Asia||Australasia and Pacific|
NHS HEALTH SERVICES SCOTLAND in line with HEALTH PROTECTION SCOTLAND offer an online website called Fit for Travel (www.fitfortravel.co.uk)
*IMPORTANT INFORMATION – you will be required to show our Receptionist which NHS travel vaccines you require, by having a written letter from a Private Travel clinic or printed page from a website such as Fit for Travel – before we can book you an appointment with our Practice Nurse to have your NHS travel vaccines. Our Practice Nurse will require this documentation at your appointment also, so please remember to bring this with you to your appointment.
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:- http://ec.europa.eu/publications/booklets/eu_glance/86/en.pdf (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view)