The Abu Dhabi Health Services Company “SEHA” has started providing seasonal influenza vaccination to community members in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, in line with the campaign launched by the Ministry of Health and Community Protection, the Abu Dhabi Health Department and the Abu Dhabi Center for Public Health, under the slogan “Immunize yourself…Protect your community”, with the aim of raising Health awareness among all members of society of the importance of vaccination against seasonal influenza.
Dr. Noura Al Ghaithi, Acting Executive Director of the External Therapeutic Services, one of the facilities of the “SEHA” company, called on all members of society, especially people classified in the at-risk groups, to receive influenza vaccination to reduce the risk of acute influenza symptoms, avoid serious complications and not have to be hospitalized.
She stated that SEHA is cooperating with its partners to develop the annual campaign in order to increase the rate of obtaining influenza vaccination for all segments of society in Abu Dhabi and to make it available to all SEHA employees as well, noting that with many returning to their normal routine, caution must be exercised and the risks of viruses should be avoided. Like seasonal flu.
SEHA provides vaccinations to all members of society in all its health centers in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Al Dhafra. Those wishing to obtain the vaccination can contact the SEHA call center 80050 or through the SEHA application to book an appointment at one of the health centers and through survey centers. From the vehicle belonging to the company «SEHA».
Vaccination is available free of charge to health sector workers and Thiqa card holders, as well as groups that include the elderly over 50 years old, children under five years old, students from 5 to 18 years old, people of determination, pregnant women, smokers, pilgrims and Umrah pilgrims, and those with a body mass index above 40. And people who suffer from chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, asthma, lung disease, kidney failure and hepatitis.
SEHA also provides the seasonal influenza vaccine through home visits to those who wish for a fee of 350 dirhams / three hundred and fifty dirhams per visit, regardless of the number of people who are vaccinated.
Vaccines are also available to companies in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain by calling 80050 or through the Seha app. SEHA provides seasonal influenza vaccination in vehicle survey centers spread across all emirates of the country, specifically for the most at-risk groups, as pregnant women who visit the center for a Covid-19 examination will receive influenza vaccination during the same visit. Influenza vaccination will also be provided during home survey visits that target the elderly and those with chronic diseases, citizens and residents, in which the medical staff of the “SEHA” company performs.
Health centers that provide vaccination in Abu Dhabi include: Al Bateen and Al Madinah Occupational Health Center, Al Mushrif Specialized Children’s Center, Al Zafarana Center for Diagnostic and Comprehensive Examination, Al Maqtaa Center, Khalifa City Center, Mohammed Bin Zayed City Health Center, Al Bahia Center, Al Falah Center, Al Samha Center, and Bani Center Yas and Al Khatim Center, while vaccination is available in Al Ain at Al Faqa Health Center, Al Hayer Center, Al Hili Center, Al Jahili Center, Khazna Center, Al Muwaiji Center, Al Quaa Center, Al Shuwaib Center, Al Yahar Center, Mazyad Center, Neama Center, Ramah Center, and Center Sweihan, Al Towayya Specialized Center for Children, Oud Al Tawbah Diagnostic Center and a comprehensive examination.
Al Dhafra Hospitals provide vaccinations to all members of society in all their health centers, as the vaccine is provided to families at Al Dhafra Family Medicine Center and for resident workers in Madinat Zayed, Liwa, Ghayathi, Al Mirfa, Al Sila and Dalma hospitals, at Bida Al Mutawa’a Clinic, Abu Al Abyad Clinic and Sir Bani Yas Clinic, where those wishing to Call the call center 028070000 and request an appointment to get the vaccination.
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