Flu resources for professionals
EMIS flu invite letters
Below are five influenza invitation letters for different at risk groups intended for the recall of eligible patients by their GP practice. These letters have been configured to automatically pull through the name and address of your patient. They can only be used within the EMIS Web clinical system.
Please use the guide “EMIS Web – Adding document templates to your clinical system” for a step-by-step guide on how to add these into your EMIS clinical system.
|EMIS Web - Adding document templates to your clinic system.docx||04/09/2020|
|Flu Invite 1 Neuro.ewdt||04/09/2020|
|Flu Invite 2 Liver.ewdt||04/09/2020|
|Flu Invite 3 Immunocompromised.ewdt||04/09/2020|
|Flu Invite 4 Pregnant.ewdt||04/09/2020|
|Flu Invite 5 Other at risk.ewdt||04/09/2020|
Flu FAQs and PHE flu marketing comms toolkit Sept 2020
Flu stock sharing SOP
Maternity data letter
Navigating Sonar -- webinar and slide pack
New flu guides to Systm1 and WSIC
Online booking service for flu jabs at local community pharmacy
Practices are welcome to include the following additional online booking options for flu immunisations outlined below in their communications to patients.
Book your flu jab online at your local pharmacy
Eligible patients over the age of 18 can now book a flu vaccination at their local community pharmacy in one of three convenient ways.
1. Telephone or visit the pharmacy of your choice and ask to book a flu vaccination
2. Book your flu vaccination online at any local pharmacy other than Boots via https://myvaccinations.co.uk
3. Book your vaccination at Boots online at https://www.boots.com/online/pharmacy-services/winter-flu-jab-services
PCN flu resource packs - London
Resources and toolkit for flu - children aged 2-3
Social media in 13 languages
We have translated social media messaging regarding the flu jab into local anguages for use on your practice websites and digital channels. Find these and translated flu resources from PHE here:
Why have the flu jab? - video playlist
WSIC Flu Vaccination Dashboard
The WSIC team are delighted to announce the launch of the Flu Vaccination Dashboard to support effective vaccine delivery and help practices forward plan their vaccine stock and PPE levels. The Dashboard shows the number of eligible patients within NW London along with the numbers and percentage vaccinated. Critically, it provides a view of actual take-up rates by those eligible for the flu vaccine within a number of specific target demographics.
To access the dashboard via a WSIC login: click on Population Health product and then the Flu Dashboard icon
To access the Dashboard without a WSIC login via HSCN or N3 secure network, visit here.