The Scottish Vaccine Update provides current information and practical advice about immunisation policy, practice and vaccine supply in Scotland for front line health professionals.

This issue reports on:

  • reminder of new arrangements for supply of PPV23 vaccine for the pneumococcal programme
  • reminder of change to dTaP/IPV vaccine for both the pre-school booster and maternal pertussis dTaP/IPV programmes
  • reminder of update to Bexsero patient information leaflet
  • Green Book chapter updates
  • vaccine supply for the non-routine programme

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Versions of this publication released before 16 March 2020 may be found on the Data and Intelligence, Health Protection Scotland or Improving Health websites.

Last updated: 20 July 2021
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