The National Childhood Flu Immunisation Programme 2019/20: Information for healthcare practitioners – Public Health England

Provides information on the flu vaccination programme for children, the vaccine and how to administer it.  This document on the flu vaccination and vaccination programme includes information on: what flu is the flu vaccine dosage administering the vaccine advice on

Flu vaccination: letter template for children aged 2 and 3 years – Public Health England

GP practices can use this template to invite parents and guardians to get their child vaccinated at the local surgery. This letter is for general practitioners (GPs) to use to send to parents of children aged 2 and 3 years

Under the skin: Listening to the voices of older people on influenza immunisation – International Longevity Centre UK

Preventing ill-health and reducing the burden of disease is  increasingly recognised as vital in the context of an ageing society, and influenza immunisation programmes are a key plank of preventative strategies in many countries across the world. Rates of influenza

Seasonal flu guidance for 2018 to 2019 for healthcare staff and residential staff in the Children and Young People’s Secure Estate: Preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks – Public Health England

This guidance is for healthcare and residential/care staff in the Children and Young People Secure Estate (CYPSE) in England. It concerns preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks See also

Seasonal flu guidance for 2018 to 2019 for healthcare and custodial staff in prisons, immigration removal centres and other prescribed places of detention for adults in England: Preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks – Public Health England

Guidnance for healthcare and custodial staff in prescribed places of detention (PPDs) for adults in England (especially prisons & Immigration Removal Centres (IRCs) on preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks. See also

Raising the bar on strength and balance: The importance of community-based provision – Centre for Aging Better

Report that presents the models of delivery, issues, barriers and innovative solutions of community-based strength and balance programmes. Falls are not an inevitable part of ageing and can be prevented. Although there are some NHS rehabilitation services that provide strength

Influenza vaccines for the 2018-19 season: All Influenza Vaccines Marketed in the UK for the 2018/19 season: Vaccine update: Issue 286 – Public Health England

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

Disease risk considerations supporting the definition of Avian Influenza Higher Risk Areas in England, Scotland and Wales – Public Health England

Defining an approach to determining higher risk areas for introduction of avian influenza virus into poultry or captive birds due to contact with infected wild birds to comply with Commission Decision (EU) 2018/1136 of 10 August 2018.

2018/19 Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework (CPCF) National Clinical Audit: Flu Vaccination for People with Diabetes – NHS England

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.

Flu vaccination programme in England: Ninth Report of Session 2017–19: Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report – House of Commons Science and Technology Committee

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,

5 Act Now : Look after yourself, look after others: flu immunisation – NHS England

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

Guidelines on the management of outbreaks of influenza-like illness in care homes- Public Health England

Guidance for managing seasonal influenza, identifying pathogens and transmission routes for acute respiratory disease in care homes. This guidance covers: case definitions managing cases infection control recording and reporting

Investigation and management of outbreaks of influenza-like illness in schools: Guidance for PHE Centre Health Protection Teams – Public Health England

Guidance for local PHE Centre health protection teams about assessing and managing outbreaks of influenza-like illness (ILI) in schools including: preparedness measures investigation of outbreaks response measures