Flu Vaccination Information
As part of the NHS National Immunisation schedule, we are offering nasal flu vaccine in both primary and secondary schools. This will be delivered in schools during the winter months.
This year the injectable vaccine may be offered to those that decline the nasal Flu vaccine on grounds of objection to porcine gelatin. The injectable vaccine does not contain porcine gelatin.
Included with this consent form is the NHS leaflet for you to read if you wish to know more about the vaccination, please go to www.intrahealth.co.uk/fluleaflet2021.
Please read and complete either the YES or NO form (one per child). If after returning the consent form your child’s health changes or your child moves school, please contact our Immunisation team on the telephone number below.
This vaccination is not routinely given in your GP practice unless your child has a pre-existing long term health condition. All children are eligible for the vaccine in School.
The Immunisation Team can be contacted on local rate 0333 3583 397 or by email contactimms @ intrahealth.co.uk Our Nurse, Healthcare Assistants are available Monday to Friday during working hours.
Visit www.intrahealth.co.uk/immssites for details of your local teams
For Privacy & General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) please visit: www.nhsimms.uk/home/privacy
For more details on the programme please visit: www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/child-flu-vaccine/
If you wish to contact us about your child not being vaccinated please complete a NO consent form.
Acknowledgement to: Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust who produced this video as part of the nasal flu vaccination programme National pilots and published on YouTube in August 2014.
Flu Immunisation Information
Please complete this form to give consent for your child to be vaccinated at schoolComplete Form