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This patient group direction (PGD) template is to support the administration of shingles (herpes zoster, live) vaccine in accordance with the national shingles (herpes zoster) immunisation programme.
It is valid from 20 July 2017 to 31 March 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 or procedures to access authorised PGD documents.