Tagged: vaccinations

Update to Green Book: chapter 19 influenza and Chapter 25 : Pneumococcal

Download the update patch to chapter 19 influenza and Chapter 25 : Pneumococcal The Green Book presents latest information on vaccines and vaccination procedures for all vaccine preventable infectious diseases … Read more → – Update to Green Book: chapter 19 influenza and Chapter 25 : Pneumococcal

Vaccine update 182, August/September 2011

This two-month issue features several articles on seasonal flu vaccines, an extension to the deadline for JCVI’s call for evidence on adolescent vaccinations, deafblindness caused by rubella, and information on two new … Read more → – Vaccine update 182, August/September 2011

Winter flu vaccination programme begins

From today, millions of people in at risk groups are urged to get vaccinated, as the seasonal flu vaccine is made available free of charge from GPs for people in … Read more → – Winter flu vaccination programme begins

The month: issue 47, September 2011

The September 2011 edition of ‘the month’ contains articles the publication of the SHA integrated plans and the authorisation framework, updates from the Informatics Directorate and the NHS Future Forum, … Read more → – The month: issue 47, September 2011

Influenza vaccine uptake in frontline healthcare workers – data collection

The Department’s influenza vaccine uptake monitoring team have written to colleagues in PCTs and SHAs regarding responsibilities for data collection. Under the the Review of Central Returns licence ROCR/OR/0270/000MAND, all … Read more → – Influenza vaccine uptake in frontline healthcare workers – data collection

Seasonal influenza vaccine uptake

Two reports have been published on the uptake of seasonal influenza vaccine among frontline healthcare workers and GP patient groups. The first report provides a summary of the uptake of … Read more → – Seasonal influenza vaccine uptake

Seasonal flu vaccination: Who should have it and why

Dr giving woman injection

A leaflet has been produced for winter 2011/12 explaining how you can protect yourself against flu this coming winter and why it’s very important that people who are at risk have their free seasonal … Read more → – Seasonal flu vaccination: Who should have it and why