Seasonal influenza vaccination
Published on: 19th July 2013 | Updated on: 15th March 2022
On 20th July 2015, Community Pharmacy England announced that as part of the 2015/16 community pharmacy funding settlement NHS England had agreed to allow community pharmacies in England to offer a seasonal influenza vaccination service which will be commissioned as an Advanced Service and will commence from September 2015.
Seasonal Flu Vaccination service specification (Microsoft Word)
Community Pharmacy England Briefing 007/15: Analysis of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Services 2014/15 in England (Feb 2015)
Following an email survey and a review of seasonal influenza (flu) service specifications and other associated documents, Community Pharmacy England has conducted an analysis on the different flu vaccination services commissioned across England during the 2014/15 flu season. This Community Pharmacy England Briefing provides a summary of this analysis which may be of particular interest to LPCs developing proposals for a seasonal flu vaccination service in their area or those who are reviewing their existing seasonal flu vaccination service for the 2015/16 flu season.