Latest guidance on Flu Vaccination Advanced Service 2020/21

Latest guidance on Flu Vaccination Advanced Service 2020/21

September 2, 2020

Following the publication of the service specification for the 2020/21 Community Pharmacy Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Advanced Service and the associated national Patient Group Direction (PGD) on Friday 28th August, the PSNC Services Team has been busy updating their guidance and resources on the service. Contractors may wish to view the following:

PSNC Briefing 026/20: Guidance on the 2020/21 Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Advanced Service
This briefing replaces their earlier guidance, with full information on the service requirements, new flexibilities and the practical issues that contractors need to consider before using them.

Record keeping and data requirements
From September 2020, the requirement for a patient to sign a consent form has been removed from the service requirements. This page describes what records are required.

Vaccinating outside the consultation room & off-site
This page describes the flexibilities and approaches for the 2020/21 Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Advanced Service.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
This page contains the answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Flu Vaccination Service. It will be updated as PSNC receive and address more queries.

Links to all of the above, as well as further information and resources to support the service, are also available at: psnc.org.uk/flu



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