Former test cricketer Max Walker calls for adult vaccination register

Date Published:
22 Jun 2014
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FORMER test cricketer Max Walker is heading a push for a whole of life vaccine register to cut hospital stays, reduce health costs and keep people productive into their old age.

While more than 90 per cent of Australian children are fully immunised against diseases under the Government’s free National Immunisation Program, only 50 to 60 per cent of older Australians get their free flu and pneumococcal vaccines.

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