The Help Us Help You winter campaign returns and distribution of campaign materials has begun.
Winter is on the way and with it an increase in common minor ailments such as cough, cold, sore throat and flu.
The campaign will consist of TV, radio and digital advertising supported by search and partnership activity.
Researchers from the Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences analysed records of flu vaccinations delivered in community pharmacies
Thousands of schoolchildren on the Isle of Wight had flu vaccines administered by pharmacy technicians
Flu vaccination seems to reduce both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality, according to research
People in the most socioeconomically deprived quintile accounted for 53 per cent of flu hospitalisations
Costing the NHS £20 per dose, TIV-HD is more than twice as expensive as the next most costly licensed vaccine
Most sufferers have a flu strain that is “well matched” to this year’s vaccine, PHE reports
The aTIV vaccine will continue to be recommended, along with two soon-to-be-licensed products, NHS England said
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The phased supply of the new adjuvanted ﬂu vaccine for people over 65 years is causing problems with the pharmacy ﬂu service
NHS England has published the paperwork for the 2018-19 national community pharmacy clinical audit, which all contractors must complete by the end of the year
Seqirus told Pharmacy Magazine that despite “processing challenges” it is on track to meet its delivery schedule and will seek to “identify any opportunities to bring additional doses of Fluad into the UK"
With many contractors experiencing difficulties obtaining the flu vaccine indicated for over-65s, PSNC has confirmed that pharmacists should not resort to using alternative vaccines
Delivering flu vaccines through pharmacy is cheaper than from GPs and saves the NHS millions of pounds, our clinical editor writes
The payment pharmacies receive for providing the flu jab is to rise by 34p per vaccination, the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee has announced
New guidance for pharmacy contractors and GP surgeries on providing the 2018-19 flu vaccination service has been issued by NHS England, PSNC and the BMA
A flu epidemic will hit England in a fortnight if current trends continue, according to latest figures from PHE
Incidence levels mean GPs may now prescribe antivirals for flu as NHS faces worst winter crisis in 30 years