Guidance

Educational Podcasts and Videos Focusing on Flu

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Learning Disability and Autism Flu Delivery

Patients with Learning Disabilities and the Flu Jab

Paediatric Egg Allergy in Primary Care

 

Learning Disability and Autism Flu Delivery

These short films support general practice and pharmacy teams to carry out flu vaccinations for people with a learning disability and autistic people who may be eligible for a vaccination. The films cover why it is important, who is eligible for a free vaccine, reasonable adjustments, consent and decision making.

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Patients with Learning Disabilities and the Flu Jab

In this Podcast Michelle Lombardi, Director of Primary Care, talks with Becky Sparks, Registered Learning Disability Nurse, about how practices can make changes to encourage those with learning disabilities to receive the flu jab.

Useful link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/flu-vaccinations-for-people-with-learning-disabilities/flu-vaccinations-supporting-people-with-learning-disabilities

Listen to the podcast here

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Paediatric Egg Allergy in Primary Care

Wessex LMCs Medical Director Dr Edd Rendell, and Nurse Advisor Zoe Tobin, talk to Cherry Alvian, Paediatric Allergy GRID registrar at University Hospital Southampton about Egg allergy in children, including:

  • New guidance around the management of mild cases of paediatric egg allergy in primary care
  • Guidance and considerations around vaccinating children with a confirmed egg allergy
  • Signposting to relevant sources of support and guidance for both health care professionals and parents of Egg allergic children.

Further resources mentioned in the podcast can be located here- Egg Allergy in Children – Primary Care Guidance (what0-18.nhs.uk)

Listen to the podcast here

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