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Who Can Get The Free Flu Vaccine For?


According to the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of the BNTSZ and the National Center for Epidemiology, from the beginning of November, people over the age of 60 and those at risk of becoming vaccinated will be available in all areas of the country.

Who Can Get The Free Flu Vaccine For?

Based on our many years of experience, Hungary is generally affected by the influenza outbreak in January, so it is now time for us to avoid the disease and the events that it causes. There are 1.3 million doses of the flu-free flu vaccine over the age of 60 and at-risk vaccines during the season. The vaccine will be available from general practitioners and occupational health practitioners by the end of October, so the flu vaccination has begun. The range of eligible vaccinees has not changed since last year:

Vulnerable risk groups:

- is over 60 years old, independent of health status;
- patients with chronic respiratory disease, asthma patients;
- patients with impaired olfactory function due to severe obesity or neuromuscular disease;
- sufferers of cardiovascular disease (except those treated for hypertension);
- Patients with congenital or acquired immunodeficiency states (including HIV-positive persons, patients with cancer);
- chronic liver and kidney disease;
- people suffering from metabolic disorders, eg. diabetes;
- nh;
- the women who having a baby is planned for the flu season;
- Persons who have been cared for in extended care, nursing care, rehabilitation, temporary accommodation, residential homes or health care facilities;
- children and adolescents undergoing salicylate treatment (due to the risk of Reye's syndrome)

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- workers in social institutions

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Persons who are in direct contact with illegal / legal profitable outsiders or through organized assistance

Vaccination is the most effective way of protecting against the flu and preventing the disease and its events. Those who receive the flu vaccine each year enjoy a higher level of protection at any age, and regular booster vaccinations can increase the level of protection.