NHS App Support Drop In – Edgeley Medical Practice 19th June 2pm – 5pm

The way you order your repeat medication is changing; from 1st September 2024, pharmacies will no longer accept your repeat prescription requests to order on your behalf. We ask that you use the NHS App, a simple and secure way to order your repeat prescriptions on your smartphone or tablet. For further help and assistance

Need help with a non-urgent medical or admin request? Contact us online.

Childhood Immunisations

Immunisations your baby will have at 8, 12 and 16 weeks

At 8 weeks, your baby will have immunisations against:

  • diphtheria
  • tetanus
  • pertussis (whooping cough)
  • polio
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
  • hepatitis B
  • rotavirus
  • meningococcal group B disease (MenB)

These will be given as 2 injections and drops into the mouth.

At 12 weeks, your baby will have immunisations against:

  • diphtheria
  • tetanus
  • pertussis (whooping cough)
  • polio, Hib
  • hepatitis B
  • pneumococcal disease
  • rotavirus

These will be given as 2 injections and drops into the mouth.

At 16 weeks, your baby will have immunisations against:

  • diphtheria
  • tetanus
  • pertussis (whooping cough) *polio
  • Hib
  • hepatitis B
  • MenB

These will be given as 2 injections.

Immunisations your baby will have at one year of age

Your baby will have 4 injections at their one-year vaccination visit including:

1.  MenB (meningococcal group B) booster immunisation

2.  Hib/MenC immunisation against:

  • haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
  • meningococcal group C disease (MenC)

3.  PCV13 (pneumococcal conjugate vaccine) booster against pneumococcal disease caused by some types of pneumococcal bacteria

4.  Their first MMR immunisation against:

  • measles
  • mumps
  • rubella

Remember to bring your child’s Redbook of immunisation with you to each appointment.

Click HERE for more information from the government website.

Pre-school vaccinations: guide to vaccinations from 2 to 5 years (born on or after 1 January 2020)

  • the MMR booster
  • the diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio booster
  • the annual childhood nasal flu programme

Visual Guide to Vaccines

What to Expect after Vaccinations

Please ensure that you bring with you infant paracetamol, so that you can administer this after the vaccination to help with any fever or general discomfort.