Vaccine update: issue 287, October 2018

Latest developments in vaccines, vaccination policies and procedures for immunisation practitioners.


Vaccine update: issue 287, October 2018

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The October issue features:

  • flu vaccination – new information leaflet for those aged 65 or older - download or order now!
  • Plutopox outbreak simulation
  • New resources - pull up banners for hospitals, social media banners for flu, vaccine packaging poster and a visual guide to vaccines poster
  • revised inactivated influenza vaccine information for healthcare practitioners
  • flu vaccine availability and eligibility – 2018 to 2019 children’s programme
  • adrenaline auto-injector supply issues
  • ordering restriction on BCG vaccine has been removed
  • reminder about MMR vaccine ordering restriction
  • vaccine supply for non routine programmes
Published 27 October 2018