PHE publish vaccination update

30 July 2019

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Public Health England (PHE) have published a vaccination update for July 2019, with the latest developments in vaccines, vaccination policies and procedures for immunisation practitioners. The update provides information on the following topics: 

  • vaccinations recommended for 2019 summer holiday travellers 
  • measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) boosters for the new school year 
  • viral rash management in pregnancy 
  • an occupational health pertussis vaccination for healthcare workers 
  • flu vaccine information and availability for the 2019 to 2020 season 
  • vaccine wastage reporting 
  • information from the EU Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) 
  • vaccine supply for non-routine programmes

Source: PHE, 25 July 2019