Pneumonia Vaccinations

Recommended for people aged 65 or over. One injection is recommended with no need for a booster. 

Pneumonia vaccine is also recommended for people with the following:

  • diabetes
  • chest complaints
  • heart complaints
  • kidney complaints
  • If you had spleen removed (splenectomy)
  • any immune problems

A booster injection needed every 5 to 10 years.