Patient Group Direction Template: Administration of shingles (herpes zoster) vaccine (live) Zostavax®

Publication Date: 21 August 2020

This specimen Patient Group Direction template has been produced by Public Health Scotland to assist NHS boards.

NHS boards should amend/a​​dapt this Patient Group Direction template and must ensure that the Patient Group Direction is considered and approved in line with local clinical governance arrangements for Patient Group Directions.

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