Flu vaccine for children: best practice guide for GPs

Leaflet for GPs and practice staff to support the nasal spray flu vaccination programme for children in 2018 to 2019.


Flu vaccine: best practice guidance for general practice

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This leaflet is intended for GPs and practice staff. It provides best practice guidance on how to:

  • prepare to deliver the programme
  • promote the programme
  • set practice goals
  • improve uptake of the vaccine
  • identify eligible children
  • order the vaccines

It is not intended for children, parents or guardians. They will receive their own dedicated information at the appropriate time.

Published 28 June 2016
Last updated 22 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added revised Child flu programme guidance for GP practices for the new influenza season.
  2. Revised best practice guide for GPs.
  3. First published.