Updated JCVI guidance and enhanced service spec for the vaccination of children and young people
06 Aug 2021
Further to the JCVI’s recent announcements we have updated the COVID-19 enhanced service specification for phases 1 and 2 and the enhanced service specification for phase 3 to include the new eligible patients.
We sent a letter on 30 July to all maternity and primary care services asking them to make every contact count in providing evidence-based advice to women on the benefits of vaccination in pregnancy for them and their babies.
Letter on the need for pregnant women to get the jab
02 Aug 2021
Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent, Chief Midwifery Officer for England, has written to fellow midwives and GP practices across the country stressing the need to for pregnant women to get the jab to protect them and their baby.