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Support for you and your practice

ZOSTAVAX® Shingles (herpes zoster) vaccine (live)

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This page has training resources for healthcare professionals to support them and their vaccination clinics.

How to find your eligible shingles patients

 

How to optimise vaccination programmes in your practice

Practice support materials

*To order the resources, by clicking on the link, it will direct you to a third-party website, Medisa. This site is to place an order for the resources only, it is managed by Medisa and MSD has no input in its website management. MSD is responsible for initiating, reviewing and approving the vaccines content and materials which it provides via this website.

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Shingles NIP Awareness

 

This is a downloadable resource to be played on GP surgery screens to help raise awareness of the Shingles NIP in individuals aged 70+
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Leaflet*

 

Leaflet aimed at those people in their seventies, informing them about shingles, and that they may be eligible to receive vaccination as part of the national programme.
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Leaflet holder*

 

Holder to display the Shingles patient leaflet.
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Bunting*

 

Bunting to be displayed to help raise awareness of Shingles vaccination programme.
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Tent card*

 

Tent card aimed at those people in their seventies, informing them about shingles, and that they may be eligible to receive vaccination as part of the national programme.
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Invitation letter*

 

Template letter to be sent to people to inform them that they are eligible to receive the shingles vaccine under the national programme, and to contact the surgery.
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Poster*

 

A3 poster aimed at those people in their seventies, informing them they may be eligible to receive a vaccination against shingles under the national programme.
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70 Birthday card*

 

Birthday card to send to those people turning 70, informing them they may be eligible to receive a vaccination against shingles under the national programme. Supplied with envelopes.
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Leaflet - WALES*

 

Leaflet aimed at those people in their seventies, informing them about shingles, and that they may be eligible to receive vaccination as part of the national programme.
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Invitation letter - WALES*

 

Template letter to be sent to people to inform them that they are eligible to receive the shingles vaccine under the national programme, and to contact the surgery for further information.
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Poster - WALES*

 

A3 poster aimed at those people in their seventies, informing them they may be eligible to receive a vaccination against shingles under the national programme.
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Supporting documentation

Prescribing Information | Summary of Product Characteristics | Patient Information Leaflet

GB-CIN-00207 | Date of Preparation: July 2021