This briefing provides guidance for community pharmacy contractors and their teams on the 2019/2020 NHS seasonal influenza vaccination advanced service. It discusses the background to and aims of the service, service provision, which vaccines should be covered and training of
Guidance for healthcare practitioners about the inactivated influenza vaccine. This document about the inactivated influenza vaccine is intended for healthcare practitioners and includes detailed information on: the background of the programme the different types of inactivated influenza vaccine influenza vaccine recommendations
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
This table lists all of the ovalbumin content of the influenza vaccines that are marketed in the UK for the 2019 to 2020 flu vaccination season.
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
This letter provides details of the recommended vaccines for the 2019 to 2020 seasonal flu vaccination programme.
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
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
Guidance and evidence for healthcare professionals on the use of antivirals for the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza. See also
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
Summary of current guidance and evidence for healthcare professionals on the use of antivirals for the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza. See also
Letter detailing publication of a summary of current guidance and evidence for healthcare professionals on the use of antivirals for the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza.
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
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
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.
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,
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.
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
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