Shingles vaccination guide – GOV.UK

Published 16 July 2013 Last updated 13 January 2021 + show all updates 13 January 2021 Added updated leaflet and vaccination postcard. 5 April 2018 Added revised leaflet. 30 June 2017 Revised shingles leaflet and new appointment postcard. 26 August 2016 Updated for 2016 immunisation programme. 2 September 2015 New shingles vaccination leaflet describing shingles, benefits of vaccination and eligibility from September 2015. Order leaflet copies through the DH order line link. 21 August 2014 The dates of birth of eligible 78- and 79-year-olds have been amended on p. 6. 15 August 2014 Added current leaflet explaining the extended vaccination programme. 16 July 2013 First published. Source link

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Press release: Government publishes plan for the largest vaccination programme in British history

At least 2 million vaccinations per week with over 2,700 vaccine sites across the UK Over 200,000 offers of non-clinical support from the public and leading UK businesses to help with the logistics of the programmeTens of millions of people will be immunised by the spring at over 2,700 vaccination sites across the UK, the government has announced today as part of comprehensive plans to rapidly scale up the COVID-19 vaccination programme.The UK COVID-19 vaccines delivery plan sets out how the government will work with the NHS, devolved administrations, local councils and the armed forces to deliver the largest vaccination programme in British history.By the end of January,…

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COVID-19 vaccination: easy-read resources – GOV.UK

Information on COVID-19 vaccination: easy-read leaflet (print version) Ref: PHE gateway number 2020344 PDF, 1.65MB, 8 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email publications@phe.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Source link

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Independent report: Priority groups for coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination: advice from the JCVI, 30 December 2020

Published 30 December 2020 Last updated 6 January 2021 +show all updates 6 January 2021 Update to footnote 2: the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorised in those aged 16 years and over. The AstraZeneca vaccine is only authorised for use in those aged 18 years and over. 30 December 2020 First published. Source link

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Correspondence: Letter to the profession from the UK Chief Medical Officers on the UK COVID-19 vaccination programmes

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Vaccination in pregnancy (VIP) – GOV.UK

The Immunisation department at Public Health England (PHE) follows up women who have been given certain vaccines in pregnancy (VIP). It analyses the details submitted by GPs and surgeries to better inform: pregnant women who are inadvertently immunised their families health professionals who are responsible for their care Notify PHE If you have patients who have had COVID-19, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), chicken pox or shingles vaccine administered during their pregnancy or shortly before conception, notify PHE, which runs UK-wide surveillance on the safety of vaccines given in pregnancy. PHE tracks women who are immunised whilst pregnant or shortly before pregnancy, with the following vaccines: COVID-19 vaccine…

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COVID-19 vaccination: consent form and letter for adults

COVID-19 vaccination consent form for adults who are able to consent Ref: PHE gateway number 2020376 PDF, 51.5KB, 1 page This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email publications@phe.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. COVID-19 vaccination consent form letter for adults who are able to consent (open source version) ODT, 192KB This file is in an OpenDocument format This file may not be…

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COVID-19 vaccination: care home and healthcare settings posters

COVID-19 vaccination first phase priority groups poster (print version) Ref: PHE gateway number 2020355 PDF, 256KB, 1 page This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email publications@phe.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use. Source link

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