Tagged: vaccination

Recent rise in measles cases – a reminder to encourage parents to get their babies vaccinated

The Health Protection Agency recently reported the highest annual rate of measles since 1994 with 2,016 confirmed cases of measles in England and Wales in 2012.  The MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine was introduced in 1988 and since then, … Read more → – Recent rise in measles cases – a reminder to encourage parents to get their babies vaccinated

Health staff reminded to get flu jab

Health staff are being reminded to get vaccinated against flu to cut the risk of it spreading to patients and colleagues this winter. Frontline healthcare workers are more likely to be exposed to the influenza virus, particularly during winter months … Read more → – Health staff reminded to get flu jab

Fight the flu

Protect yourself, your family and your patients this season In the lead up to winter it is particularly important to make sure that we are taking care of our own health so that we can provide the best care to … Read more → – Fight the flu

Fight the flu!

Our colleagues at NHS Employers are keen for you to join the fight against flu this season to protect yourself, your family and your patients In the lead up to winter, it is particularly important to make sure we take … Read more → – Fight the flu!