The NHS England Screening & Immunisation Team for Cumbria & the North East (ScImm_CaNE) have created an online library of training and reference materials for the 2018/19 ‘Flu Campaign – with the following content:
|Hyperlinks to Flu information – including links to Health Education England e-Learning for Health interactive learning package on Flu Immunisation for all healthcare professionals
PHE National Flu programme slide set – designed to update HCPs involved in the 2018/19 national flu immunisation programme. Aimed at those that will deliver the programme to all age groups. Includes slides on the childhood flu programme and the live attenuated intranasal vaccine.
|PHE Childhood Flu slide set – designed for HCPs delivering the 2018/19 childhood flu immunisation programme. HCPs who will deliver the national programme to all age groups will need to refer to the complete slide set.|
|Health Protection Team Flu slide set – overview of patterns of flu infection last winter, including data on outbreaks in residential settings, hospital admissions, ICU/HDU admissions and fatalities.|
|“Fact or Fiction” slide – flu vaccine myth buster on a single slide.|
|Flu Campaign ‘Top Tips’ slides – guide to reaching at risk groups & maximizing coverage.|
|Fluad FAQs – background on the new adjuvanted trivalent vaccine for those 65 years and older.|
|Getting the best from Immform – guide to using the ImmForm Portal for ordering and data submission.|
The ScImm_CaNE team are happy to answer questions about the flu campaign and can be contacted by email or by phoning 0113 8253017 Monday to Friday 13:00 – 17:00 hrs.