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Patient information leaflets for the flu vaccines available in Northern Ireland in 2016/17

Influenza immunisation programme 2016/17: Factsheet for healthcare practitioners

This factsheet provides advice and guidance for healthcare professionals on the 2016/17 seasonal influenza vaccination programme.

Influenza immunisation programme 2016/17: Factsheet for healthcare practitioners 

Surveillance of Influenza in Northern Ireland 2015-2016

This report describes influenza activity in Northern Ireland in the 2015-16 winter flu season period.

Surveillance of influenza in Northern Ireland 2015-2016

Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin, Northern Ireland, 2015/2016

The Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin is produced by the PHA and covers statistics for Northern Ireland. The bulletin is produced during the flu season.

Seasonal influenza - 2015/2016 bulletins

Protect them on the inside too (children's flu poster)

Protecting your child against flu: Vaccination for your toddler or pre-school child (with translations)

The Public Health Agency (PHA) has launched phase two of its childhood flu vaccination programme which will see immunisation being offered to pre-school children aged two years and over, and all primary school children. This will help protect against the disease and reduce spread. 

Protecting your child against flu: Vaccination for your toddler or pre-school child

Protecting your child against flu: Vaccination for your primary school child (with translations)

The annual flu vaccination programme is being extended to include all children aged 2 to 16 years (inclusive). The extended programme will be introduced in stages. 

Protecting your child against flu: Vaccination for your primary school child

Flu is more serious than you think: Pregnant women (with translations)

This leaflet explains why pregnant women should receive the flu vaccine and outlines how it also protects the unborn child. It provides a range of information about the vaccine, including how to get vaccinated, how the vaccine works, how effective it is and possible side effects.

Flu is more serious than you think: Pregnant women


Health and social care workers: don’t risk flu infection

This poster encourages health and social care workers to get the flu vaccine.

Health and social care workers: don’t risk flu infection

Flu is more serious than you think: General (with translations)

This leaflet encourages uptake of the flu vaccine for those people in at-risk groups. Most children aged 2 years up to less than 18 years in at risk groups will receive a nasal spray vaccine rather than an injection.

Flu is more serious than you think: General


Health and social care workers: don't risk flu infection

This leaflet explains why health and social care workers should receive the new flu vaccine, which also protects against swine flu. It provides a range of information, including how to get vaccinated, how the vaccine works, how effective it is and possible side effects.

Health and social care workers: don’t risk flu infection

Protect yourself: catch the vaccine not the flu (poster)

This poster encourages uptake of the flu vaccine. If you are pregnant, suffer from a medical condition* or are aged 65 or over, you should get the flu vaccine. Contact your GP surgery to find out the arrangements for flu vaccination in your practice.

Flu is more serious than you think 


Surveillance of Influenza In Northern Ireland 2013–2014

This report describes influenza activity in Northern Ireland in the 2013-14 winter flu season period.

Surveillance of Influenza In Northern Ireland 2013–2014

Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin, Northern Ireland, 2013/2014

The Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin is produced by the PHA and covers statistics for Northern Ireland. The bulletin is produced during the flu season.

Seasonal influenza - 2013/2014 bulletins

Surveillance of influenza in Northern Ireland 2011/2012

This report describes influenza activity in Northern Ireland in the 2011-12 winter flu season period.

Surveillance of influenza in Northern Ireland 2011/2012

Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin, Northern Ireland, Week 19 - 20 (7- 20 May 2012)

The Influenza Weekly Surveillance Bulletin is produced by the PHA and covers statistics for Northern Ireland. The bulletin is produced during the flu season.

Surveillance of influenza in Northern Ireland 2010-11

This report describes influenza activity in Northern Ireland in the 2010-11 winter flu season period.

Surveillance of influenza in Northern Ireland 2010-11

Video

Flu is more serious than you think - so get the flu vaccine now. PHA launches mass multi-media campaign to support the seasonal flu vaccination programme to encourage all those in "at risk" groups and pregnant women to get their vaccination early.