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This patient group direction (PGD) template supports the administration of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and meningococcal C conjugate vaccine to individuals from their first birthday to under 10 years of age in accordance with the national immunisation programme; and to individuals of any age for the prevention of secondary cases of meningococcal group C (MenC) disease in accordance with the Guidance for the public health management of meningococcal disease in the UK.
It is valid from 1 August 2018 to 31 July 2020.
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.