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Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, adolescent females: PGD template

Patient group direction (PGD) template to support the national human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme for adolescent females.

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Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, adolescent females: patient group direction (PGD) template

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This patient group direction (PGD) template supports the administration of HPV vaccine to girls from 12 years of age or from school year 8 in accordance with the national immunisation programme.

It is valid from 1 May 2018 to 30 April 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.

This PGD template should be used with reference to current national guidance, the Green Book, and Summary of Product Characteristics for the vaccine.

Published 28 April 2016
Last updated 10 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added revised PGD valid from 1 May 2018.
  2. First published.