Preparing Comirnaty for Children 5-11 years in Trusts

Ian Allen, Pharmacy Quality Assurance Regional Specialist (NW), North West Pharmaceutical Quality AssurancePublished Last updated See all updates

Comirnaty concentrate for Children 5 to 11 years preparation resources; including standard operating procedures, work instructions and a checklist

Purpose

Attached to this page are:

  • A standard operating procedure describing preparation of the vaccine
  • A preparation work instruction sheet for the vaccine
  • A supervision checklist for preparation of the vaccine

Presentation

The attachment is presented in Word to enable adaptation locally, or as reference source to check that existing local procedures are robust and comprehensive.
Within the SOP:

  • GREEN TEXT indicates that detail is awaited, and will be added when available;
  • RED TEXT indicates where detail is to be added locally.

Attachments

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Change history

  1. point 4.1.4 Images added to identify post thaw expiry and original ULT expiry on vaccine packaging.
  1. SOP document references amended from VH to CVH. Document content remains unchanged
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