Updated information for healthcare professionals regarding the immunisation against meningococcal B disease for infants aged from 2 months.
Data on the ovalbumin content of the influenza vaccines for the 2018 to 2019 flu season. The table lists all of the ovalbumin content of the influenza vaccines that are marketed in the UK for the 2018 to 2019 flu vaccination
Since mid-2017 the UK has experienced a shortage of hepatitis B vaccine due to global manufacturing issues. Vaccine supplies are expected to improve in 2018 as manufacturing issues have been resolved in the major supplier. However, the market will remain constrained due to
Updated Yellow fever: the green book, chapter 35. Yellow fever is an acute flavivirus infection spread by the bite of an infected mosquito. This Yellow fever immunisation information for public health professionals, including updates.
This guidance has been developed to aid the public health management of hepatitis A infection which aims to reduce the occurrence of secondary infections and to prevent and control outbreaks. The guidance has been developed based on a review of
This guidance document provide information on the 2018/19 Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework National Audit, which is focused on the provision of seasonal influenza vaccination to people with diabetes.
This report examines the planning for the flu vaccination programme, how advice is formulated and cost-effectiveness issues are addressed, the reasons for different types of vaccines for different groups of the population, the effectiveness and take-up of the vaccination programme,
In 2017 to 2018, patients became eligible for the shingles vaccine on their 70th and 78th birthday. Data underlying this report were collected according to the previous eligibility criteria, when patients were eligible if they were 70 or 78 on
This letter, issued to providers of seasonal flu immunisation and other stakeholders, provides preliminary information on the recommended vaccines for the 2019/20 seasonal flu vaccination programme.
Tetanus cases include notifications, deaths and vaccine uptake rates in England, including historic data.
Fifth in a series of guides NHS England aimed to help health and social care colleagues to take prompt practical actions and use every opportunity to prevent delayed transfers of care. It aims to assist health and social care staff
This document details local actions to ensure aTIV is offered to individuals aged 65 years and over.
This report focuses on results from the final end of season data submitted to PHE for children of school years reception to Year 4 between May and June 2018. The school-level data returns presented in this report include additional analysis on consents, refusals,
This guidance has been produced for the early years sector to assist staff and childminders and answers the most frequently asked questions regarding the nasal spray flu vaccination being offered to children in this age group.
This immunisation schedule includes the Infanrix hexa© vaccine for the infant programme suitable for infants born on or after the 1 August 2017.
This routine childhood immunisation schedule (autumn 2018) includes the new Infanrix hexa© vaccine for the infant programme. It is suitable for infants born on or after the 1 August 2017.
Hepatitis B and C virus infections represent a major public health problem. In England, and elsewhere in the UK, injecting drug use is the major risk factor for acquiring hepatitis C infection. Injecting drug use is also a risk factor for hepatitis
This letter to social care organisations confirms that NHS seasonal flu vaccination will continue in 2018/19 and will be extended to include health and care staff in the voluntary managed hospice sector that offer direct patient/client care as well as
This document outlines how to: access Open Exeter upload HPV vaccination data from both Child Health Information Systems (CHIS) and GP systems view and download HPV vaccination coverage data for ongoing monitoring It updates and combines previous guidance on uploading HPV vaccination data for inclusion in young women’s
The user guide provides NHS England Local Teams and Screening and Immunisation Teams (SITs) with detailed guidance on how to submit data for the Adolescent Vaccine Coverage Collection (which includes HPV, MenACWY and Td/IPV vaccines) for the 2017 to 2018 Local Authority Annual Survey, via