Rotavirus vaccination programme: advice for health professionals

Information for health professionals on the rotavirus vaccination programme.


Rotavirus vaccination programme: information for healthcare professionals

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This document is for healthcare professionals administering or providing advice about the rotavirus vaccine. It includes the vaccination programme recommendations, contraindications, precautions and examples of scenarios that staff may experience when immunising.

For symptoms and general information on rotavirus, visit the NHS website.

Published 29 April 2013
Last updated 17 September 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added updated guidance.

  2. Updated the rotavirus vaccination programme advice.

  3. Updated version provided to v4.

  4. Includes additional questions and answers for healthcare professionals.

  5. Updated version provided.

  6. Added document to the rotavirus series

  7. First published.