We are looking for people aged 18-64 who have been diagnosed with one of the following conditions below, to take part in a telephone interview for 45 minutes about the flu vaccination.
Chronic Respiratory Disease
Chronic Heart Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Liver Disease
Chronic Neurological Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis OR Ulcerative Colitis (taking immunosuppressant)
Aspleina/dysfunction of the spleen
Telephone Interview (must have internet access during the interview as you will need to be on a computer)
Monday 24th November – Friday 5th December 2014
Please answer the questions below.
Which of the above conditions have you been diagnosed with?
Are you currently pregnant?
Are you eligible for FREE flu vaccine?
Which of the following statements apply to you?
I have already received a flu vaccine for this 2014 season
I have not yet received a flu vaccine for this 2014 season but will definitely be getting it
I have not received the flu vaccine for this 2014 season and am unsure if I will receive it, even if I am eligible to get it free on the NHS
I have not received the flu vaccine for this 2014 season and have no intention of doing so.
Which of the following statements applies to you?
I know I am at high risk of flu
I believe it is extremely important that I am vaccinated against flu
I will do everything I can to ensure that I receive the flu vaccine for this season
Flu vaccination is not a priority for me.
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.