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Seasonal Flu

Seasonal Flu are currently under review and will be replaced mid-late July 2019.

Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme 2019- 20


The CMO letter in respect of the 2019/20 Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme has not yet been published by Scottish Government. It will be available here once published.

Please note There are a number of changes in infulenza vaccines that JCVI has advised for use in the different patient groups in 2019/20. A wider and improved range of vaccines are available.

To help support the seasonal flu programme a number of educational resources have been developed.

NOTE:  These educational resources continue to be updated as required to support this programme but do not replace the clinical judgement of practitioners.

Training slide sets for trainers or practitioners

Please see below slides relating to the programme.

Seasonal Flu changes 2019-20 key messages:

Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme (Office 365 PowerPoint) – select read only option to view document

Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme (PDF slides with notes pages)


Seasonal Flu Vaccine Effectiveness 2019-20:

Seasoonal Flu Vaccination Programme - Vaccine Effectiveness and Uptake (Office 365 PowerPoint) – select read only option to view document 

Seasoonal Flu Vaccination Programme - Vaccine Effectiveness and Uptake (PDF slides with notes pages) 


Algorithm 2019-20

An algorithm showing the seasonal flu vaccination programme can be found below:

Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme 2019-20 algorithms (pdf)

 

Childhood Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme - Registered Practitioners

Resources can be found on the following pages:

Childhood Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme Resources for Registered Practitioners

Algorithm 2019-20:

An algorithm showing the administration of childhood flu immunisation (birth to Pre-school)

Seasonal Flu Vaccination Programme 2019-20 algorithm (pdf)

Seasonal Flu Vaccination for Healthcare Workers

Resources can be found on the following page

Seasonal Flu Vaccination for Healthcare Workers

Seasonal Flu vaccination  - Pregnancy

Resources for midwives are available at the following link:

Flu Vaccination in Pregnancy

NOTE:  These educational resources continue to be updated as required to support this programme but do not replace the clinical judgement of practitioners.