Resources covering pharmaceutical aspects of the vaccination programme common to all COVID-19 vaccines

Giving vaccines legally: mechanisms and application

Our advice summarises the legal mechanisms available, gives a priority order for the options, and advises on application to different professional groups.

Handling multiple COVID-19 Vaccines

COVID-19 vaccines have different handling and dosing requirements. Sites need to plan to reduce the risk of errors where multiple vaccines are available.

Handling in PCNs

Resources underpinning pharmaceutical processes in PCNs for all vaccines

Handling in Trusts and Vaccination Centres

Resources underpinning pharmaceutical processes in Trusts and Vaccination Centres for all vaccines

Handling COVID-19 Vaccines in temporary vaccination sites

Good medicines governance will ensure safe and secure handling. Sites should consider both general principles and the characteristics of each vaccine.

Cold chain management for COVID-19 Vaccines

Maintaining the cold chain is vital to ensure vaccine efficacy. Excursions should be investigated appropriately, causes identified, and corrective action taken.

Answers to questions common to all COVID-19 vaccines

Answers to Medicines Optimisation questions common to all COVID-19 vaccines