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There is no legal obligation i.e. a "duty of care" on a healthcare provider such as a GP or a hospital or private healthcare clinic to approach potential patients to invite or induce them into receiving healthcare. Only when the patient presents at the healthcare provider will a duty of care arise.
Therefore, I do not see any cause of action in "contract" or "tort" i.e. personal injury clinical negligence between the family of your late father and the NHS for him not receiving the 'flu jab and therefore the family cannot bring a damages claim in the name of your late father's estate.
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