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2019/20 Seasonal Influenza Programme - Update

Update Seasonal Influenza Programme LMC 25.1.19 Public Health England Public Health England January 2019 Attached is an update letter on the vaccines for the 2019/20 programme. This is accompanied by the updated letter from Public Health England in relation to the 2019/20 influenza programme.

EU Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD)

The EU Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) has been introduced across the European Union to address the increasingly common issue of falsified medicines entering the legitimate medicines supply chain. Falsified medicines include those with little or no active ingredients, the wrong active...

Further guidance for 2018/19 Flu Season (25th September 2018)

The LMC letter provides further guidance on the 2018/19 flu season; the first part of this letter assumes you have been notified that your influenza vaccine supplies have been confirmed, noting that your practice’s Fluad vaccines order will be suppled in a phased way: 40% in September, 20% in...

GP Contract Agreement 2019 Update Miscellaneous Contract Changes

Miscellaneous Contract Changes SSLMCs February 2019

Important Update - Flu Immunisation Season 2018/19

I am writing to colleagues to draw attention to an important update from Public Health England. There is now an opportunity to order additional aTIV [Fluad] if further practice stocks are required; please see the attached Seqirus order form. Before this opportunity was available, colleagues...

LMC Buying Group - Update November 2018

LMC Weekly update from GPCplus a supply update

Attached is a weekly update from the GPC along with a supply update. GPC Weekly update to LMCs with a supply update

Medicine Supply Update - November/December 2018

Medicine Supply Update - November/December 2018 This report has been produced by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) Medicine Supply Team and covers new issues, on-going issues, eye drops/treatments, resolved issues, vaccines and discontinuations.

Medicines Supply Issues Update - February/March

Medicine Supply Issues Department of Health and Social Care (February 2019)

Medicines supply update letter - January 2019

Below is an update on the work on the continuity of supply of medicines as part of the Government’s contingency preparations for a ‘no deal’ EU exit. As you know, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has been leading contingency planning and work is well advanced across all sectors of...

Primary Care Support England GP Update - September 2018

Season Flu Programme 2018 - 19 Update: Update

Season flu programme 2018 - 19 update (LMC November 2018) Gateway Letter (Public Health England November 2018 - Vaccines for 2019 - 20 seasonal flu programme)

Seasonal Flu

Dear Colleagues, So that you are aware of the next tasks re seasonal flu, please see below email sent to CCGs yesterday regarding Fluad. Included were the following documents: CCG flu data Draft email that CCGs could use to email practices – attached for info Draft email National flu...

Seasonal Flu Planning Guide (No. 1 - 6th August 2020)

INTRODUCTION This guide has been produced to assist practices when planning the operational aspects of their FLU delivery programme 2020/21. It should be read in conjunction with the references and reading guidance at the end of the document. In particular, practices are encouraged to read the...

Supply issues update for Primary Care - September 2018 & EpiPen Supply Alert

URGENT ADVICE: Indemnity Arrangements in relation to paid-for (Private) Travel Vaccinations delivered by GP practice staff

Indemnity Arrangements in relation to private travel vaccinations The LMC advice letter informs practices of the change in NHS Resolutions Indemnity arrangements under the Central Negligence Scheme for General Practice (CNSGP) in relation to the supply and administration of paid-for travel...