Prudhoe Medical Group - Travel Vaccinations
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to complete the "Travel Assessment Form" below. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
Patients should attend the Surgery or Specialist Travel Clinic 6 to 8 weeks prior to departure.
What we can provide
Our Practice Nurses offer advice, information and vaccinations for patients travelling abroad. The Surgery can provide the following vaccines on the NHS - free of charge:
Diphtheria, Tetanus, Polio, Hepatitis A, Typhoid and MMR
Travel Health Questionnaire
To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form before coming to see the nurse.
Travel Assessment Questionnaire
We would ask that if you are travelling within the next 14 days, you contact one of the Specialist Travel Clinics to ensure that an appointment is obtained.
Specialist Travel Clinics
What the Specialist Travel Clinics can provide
If you require any of the following additional vaccines:
Rabies, Yellow Fever, Meningococcal ACWY, Cholera, Japanese Encephalitis, Tick Borne Encephalitis, Hepatitis B and Malaria
you will also need to attend one of the Specialist Travel Clinics shown below:
Masta Travel Clinic - Lloyds Pharmacy, Crawcrook Medical Centre, Crawcrook, NE40 4US - Book appoinment online - https://www.masta-travel-health.com/ClinicDetails/557
Masta Travel Clinic - Newcastle Medical Centre within Boots the Chemist, Hotspur Way, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7XR - Tel: 0330 100 4272 - https://www.masta-travel-health.com/ClinicDetails/5
Superdrug - Unit 68 Cameron Walk, Metro Centre, Gateshead, NE11 9YR - Tel: 0191 493 2371 - https://healthclinics.superdrug.com/clinics/gateshead
Superdrug - 46-52 Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7DF - Tel: 0191 233 1257 - https://healthclinics.superdrug.com/clinics/newcastle
Information on travel vaccinations and anti-malarial tablets can be found on the following https://travelhealthpro.org.uk NHS website