New Reporting Vaccine Incident Guidance

PHE guidance in relation to vaccine errors:

PHE immunisation resources link

Email address for the NHSE/I immunisation team to report incidents: england.londonscreening-incidents@nhs.net

Relevant documents

Area Weblink
Immunisation schedule Immunisation schedule
Vaccination of individuals with incomplete or uncertain status https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/vaccination-of-individuals-with-uncertain-or-incomplete-immunisation-status
Green Book https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/immunisation-against-infectious-disease-the-green-book
Vaccine update https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/vaccine-update
PHE protocol for ordering, storing and handling vaccines https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/300304/Protocol_for_ordering__storing_and_handling_vaccines_March_2014.pdf
Revised recommendations for the administration of more than one live vaccine https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/revised-recommendations-for-administering-more-than-1-live-vaccine
If given live vaccine  in pregnancy https://www.gov.uk/guidance/vaccination-in-pregnancy-vip

 

What to do is issues are identified during CQC visit https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/361629/Vaccine_storage_management_Care_Quality_Commission_Inspection_a_CC_update.pdf
Information for health professionals (PHE) Information for health care professionals – under some of the different individual vaccines information on PHE website
Travel Health Pro was NaTHNac

Travel vaccine advice etc

http://travelhealthpro.org.uk/,

or use the Advice Line for health professionals (0845 602 6712).

HPA Vaccine Incident Guidance

Table 1 in the guidance

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/vaccine-incident-guidance-responding-to-vaccine-errors
WHO temperature stability of vaccine guidance http://www.who.int/biologicals/vaccines/stability_of_vaccines_ref_mats/en/
PATH Summary of stability data for licensed vaccines https://www.path.org/publications/files/TS_vaccine_stability_table.pdf