Helping you with the battle against flu

Flu is an acute respiratory illness which can have wide-ranging symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, runny nose, headaches, aches and pains, fever/chills and fatigue. These symptoms can be experienced quite suddenly and while recovery can be between two and seven days, if the sufferer is a vulnerable person or if they have other underlying health issues, the symptoms can be severe and lead to hospitalisation or even death.

You can download our Flu Factsheet for comprehensive information from our experts.

As an office employer you have a duty to protect your employees and provide a safe and comfortable workplace. The best way to ensure this and to manage the potential outbreak of the flu virus is to provide an annual flu vaccination programme.

Contact FluClinic2You and download our service brochure to find out more about our services.

Our corporate flu vaccinations

We can provide a professional, practical and effective flu vaccination programme for your office environment, which will:

  • Reduce the chances of employees contracting flu
  • Reduce the severity and duration of symptoms
  • Prevent transmission of the virus between employees
  • Protect vulnerable people
  • Create herd immunity to help new strains of the virus die out

Our flu vaccine protects against four strains of the virus and is formulated to combat how the flu virus has changed and mutated ahead of the peak flu season in the winter months.

  • We offer a tailored service designed to suit your office environment
  • Employees have time with a nurse to ask questions in a relaxed and friendly setting
  • There is no minimum requirement for the number of employees
  • Our on-site flu vaccination service comes to you and we can vaccinate your employees in full with minimal disruption to your working day

Protect your office with a corporate flu vaccination

An office environment is a breeding ground for the flu virus because people work in close proximity, they often share desks and equipment and several people can be touching door handles, light switches, hand rails and pieces of equipment all day, every day. Transmission of the flu virus is very common in office environments, so book now for a flu vaccine service to:

  • Protect your employees
  • Reduce absenteeism
  • Boost morale and productivity

A good employer looks after its people and provides a safe and healthy working environment, so add a flu vaccination to your employee benefits package and book now for a corporate flu vaccination.

Did you know?

Flu viruses undergo periodic changes and mutations, necessitating annual flu vaccinations.

Each year’s vaccine is specifically formulated to target the prevalent strains expected during that particular flu season, ensuring optimal protection.

Quick FAQs

The ‘flu’ is short for Influenza, which is an acute respiratory illness due to infection with the influenza virus.

The virus can last for up to 7 – 10 days, common symptoms include:

  • Coughing
  • Sneezing
  • Blocked / Runny Nose
  • Fever / Chills
  • Fatigue

In severe cases of the virus, patients may require hospital admission which can take a large toll on the body.

At FluClinic2You, we provide the quadrivalent flu vaccine to our clients. This vaccine works against 4 different strains of the virus.

The vaccine will help prevent people from getting the flu, reduce the severity of symptoms if they were to catch the flu and also prevent transmission of the influenza virus around the workplace.

This will ultimately help reduce employee absence days and costs and hopefully boost productivity in the workplace!

Influenza vaccinations play a crucial role in safeguarding public health due to several key reasons:

  • Prevention of Illness: The flu is a highly contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. By receiving a flu vaccine, you significantly reduce the risk of contracting the flu. Even if you do get infected, the vaccine can help lessen the severity and duration of the illness, ensuring a quicker recovery and reducing potential complications like pneumonia or hospitalization.
  • Protection of Vulnerable Populations: Certain groups, such as young children, the elderly, pregnant women, and individuals with underlying health conditions or weakened immune systems, are more susceptible to severe flu-related complications. By getting vaccinated, you not only protect yourself but also help to protect vulnerable people, reducing the likelihood of transmitting the virus to them and preventing potentially serious consequences.
  • Community Immunity (Herd Immunity): When a significant portion of a population is immunized against the flu, it establishes a collective defence mechanism known as herd immunity. This shield makes it more challenging for the flu virus to spread within the community, ultimately protecting those who cannot receive the vaccine due to medical reasons or those for whom the vaccine may be less effective. By opting for vaccination, you actively contribute to the overall health and well-being of your community.
  • Alleviating Healthcare System Burden: Flu outbreaks can place a considerable burden on healthcare systems, leading to a surge in hospitalizations and medical visits. By getting vaccinated, you significantly lower your risk of contracting the flu and requiring medical attention. This, in turn, helps alleviate the strain on healthcare facilities, ensuring that resources are readily available for individuals with other urgent medical needs.
  • Prevention of Coinfections: Influenza can weaken the immune system, making individuals more susceptible to secondary bacterial infections, such as pneumonia. By proactively preventing the flu through vaccination, you reduce the likelihood of experiencing these potentially severe secondary infections, thereby safeguarding your overall health.