Clinic discourages patients from getting pharmacy flu jabs

That's because it doesn't want business going elsewhere

In a desperate move to keep revenue ticking over, a GP clinic in Britain is actively warning patients against using the local pharmacist, or anywhere else for that matter, for yearly flu vaccinations.

do not use sign

In case patients were wondering why, a note posted in the waiting room explains that pharmacists “get paid more than doctors” for vaccinations and goes to the extent of telling patients “not use the pharmacy next door” as it takes much-needed business away from the GP clinic.