- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Immunisation patient group direction (PGD) templates
- 7 January 2016
- Last updated:
- 19 October 2017, see all updates
PGD template to support the national diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and poliomyelitis vaccination programme.
Diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis and inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine (DTaP/IPV or dTaP/IPV): patient group direction (PGD) template
Ref: PHE publications gateway number: 2015560 MS Word Document, 142KB
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This patient group direction (PGD) template is to support the administration of diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis and inactivated poliomyelitis vaccine (DTaP/IPV or dTaP/IPV), from 3 years 4 months to under 10 years of age, in accordance with national recommendations and the routine childhood immunisation programme.
It is valid from 1 December 2017 to 30 November 2019.
Practitioners must not use this PGD template until it has been authorised in Section 2. This is a legal requirement (see Human Medicines Regulations 2012). Practitioners should follow local policy/procedures to access authorised PGD documents.
Published: 7 January 2016
Updated: 19 October 2017
- Reviewed: updated to add management of cases and contacts.
- First published.