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Resources for health and social care professionals

This page is designed to direct health and social care workers to resources needed for delivery of the vaccine programme. 
More information on this will be available here when it is confirmed. 

Page contents

 - Leaflets
 - Posters
 - Children and young people resources
 - Pregnancy resources
 - Clinical scripts
 - Call handler scripts
 - COVID-19 Training Resources
 - COVID-19 Vaccination Consent Forms

 

Leaflets


Autumn 2023 Flu and COVID-19 vaccinations. A guide for adults – autumn/winter 2023-2024 [Added 31 August 2023]

Autumn 2023 Health Care Worker? Don’t miss out on getting your flu and COVID-19 vaccines this autumn. English/Welsh [Added 29 August 2023]

Autumn 2023 Domiciliary carer? Don’t miss out on getting your flu and COVID-19 vaccines this autumn. English/Welsh [Added 29 August 2023]

Resources to support the COVID-19 vaccination programme will be available soon to download and order from Public Health Wales Health Information Resources - Public Health Wales (nhs.wales)

COVID-19 & Flu Vaccinations. Health Care Workers. Bilingual

COVID-19 & Flu Vaccinations. Care Home Workers. Bilingual

COVID-19 & Flu Vaccinations. Domiciliary Carers. Bilingual

 

Posters 

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. General Poster Bilingual

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. Domiciliary carer poster Bilingual

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. Healthcare worker poster Bilingual

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. Care home worker poster Bilingual

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. Prison resident poster Bilingual

Autumn 2023 Flu & Covid-19. Prison staff poster Bilingual
 

 

Children and young people resources

COVID-19 vaccination. A guide for children and young people who are at greater risk from COVID-19 infection. English [Added 28 September 2023]

 

Pregnancy resources

Poster: Whooping cough, flu and COVID-19 vaccinations in pregnancy can help keep you and your baby safe. Bilingual [Added 16 Aug 2023]

How to protect you and your baby. Information about vaccinations in pregnancy. A4 text v1 English/Welsh [Added 26 August 2022]

How to protect you and your baby. Information about vaccinations in pregnancy. DL leaflet v1 English/Welsh [Added 2 September 2022]

Flu and COVID-19 vaccinations in pregnancy: Information for midwives v1a English/Welsh (Public Health Wales, August 2022)

Make Every Contact Count: Pregnancy COVID-19 Vaccination - The Facts for Health Care Professionals [MBRRACE-UK, 24 Dec 2021]

Information and decision aid to support women make an informed choice about COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy:  English | Welsh  [Uploaded 30 September 2022]  

 

Clinical scripts

Winter Respiratory Vaccination Campaign 2023-2024. COVID-19 and Flu vaccination check list V1. Bilingual [Added 12 September 2023]

 

Call handler scripts

Template for call handlers: Vaccination of children aged six months to four years who are at greater risk from COVID-19 infection (V4). [Added 19 October 2023]

 

COVID-19 Training Resources

Further training resources are available here: Immunisation training resources and events - Public Health Wales (nhs.wales)

COVID-19  Immunisation elearning:

The COVID-19 e-learning modules are being reviewed and updated by UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) when necessary.

Training recommendations for COVID-19 vaccinators – UK Health Security Agency 

​It is important that all COVID-19 immunisers and or those who are providing COVID-19 immunisation advice familiarise themselves with the most up to date clinical evidence and guidance, this can be found in the following key documents: 


COVID-19 training slide sets:

Moderna Spikevax COVID-19 XBB.1.5 slide set - Autumn 2023 V1 [05.10.2023]

Pfizer Comirnaty® Omicron XBB.1.5 COVID-19 vaccines slide set - Autumn 2023 V2 [09.10.2023]

Pfizer Comirnaty® Omicron XBB.1.5 3 microgram COVID-19 mRNA vaccine -Infants and Children 6 months to 4 years in a clinical risk group - Autumn 2023 V4 [19.12.2023] 

Training slides for the Reconstitution of Comirnaty® 3 micrograms/dose concentrate for dispersion for injection COVID-19 mRNA using Vanishpoint® syringes [PHW, May 2023]

Sanofi Pasteur COVID-19 vaccine (VidPrevtyn Beta®) -Spring 2023 - vaccine specific slide set (V2) [20.09.2023]


Guidance and resources for the workforce to support vaccination of children and young people:

Distraction techniques to minimise a child's anxiety during vaccination English | Welsh [NHS EI Workforce & Training work stream of the national COVID-19 Vaccination programme v1 4 Jan 2022]

COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Guidance for Clinical Leads on adapting the vaccination environment for children [NHS EI Workforce & Training work stream of the national COVID-19 Vaccination programme V1 December 2021]


Video resources:

The British Society of Immunology (BSI) has useful information and resources, available at: Connect on Coronavirus | British Society for Immunology

 

Additional resources:

UKHSA Which COVID-19 vaccine? [Added 13 November 2023] Please note this is a UKHSA resource and contains information on COVID-19 vaccines used in the UK including information on dose, eligible ages, storage, stability and appearance.

Myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination: clinical management guidance for healthcare professionals [UKHSA]

COVID-19 vaccination: Guillain-Barré Syndrome information for healthcare professionals [UKHSA] 

NWIS Welsh Information System (WIS)

 

COVID-19 vaccination consent forms

For a Care Home Resident able to consent for themselves [Added 6 April 2023]
For the Attorney of a Care Home Resident unable to consent for themselves [Added 6 April 2023]
For a Relative of a Care Home Resident unable to consent for themselves [Added 6 April 2023]
For Children and Young People [Added 6 April 2023]