Pandemic flu: public health response

Public Health England (PHE) is responsible for making sure England can respond to a public health incident like an influenza pandemic.

Preparedness and response

Pandemic flu planning information for England and the devolved administrations provides an overview of how these governments will respond to a future pandemic.

NHS England pandemic influenza plans.

Public Health England plans outline how PHE will respond to an influenza pandemic in the UK. The PHE pandemic influenza response plan includes the PHE pandemic influenza strategic framework.

Treatment and management

Pandemic flu: clinical management of patients with an influenza-like illness during an influenza pandemic January 2007: provisional guidelines from British Infection Society, British Thoracic Society and Health Protection Agency (now PHE) in collaboration with the Department of Health.

Infection control guidance for healthcare settings

Management in non-healthcare settings


Published 7 February 2013