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Meningococcal ACWY immunisation programme for adolescents

Meningococcal ACWY vaccination (MenACWY)

Men ACWY Scottish Immunisation Programme for 2019/20.

In order to further support the Meningococcal ACWY immunisation programme for adolescents NHS Education for Scotland in partnership with Health Protection Scotland has revised it’sresources for registered healthcare practitioners. These can be found below and include training slides (and accompanying notes) and a ‘question and answer’ resource.

Please note: These educational resources continue to be updated as required to support this programme but do not replace the clinical judgement of practitioners. Practitioners should refer to the Public Health England Green Book Chapter when administering the vaccine

Registered Healthcare Practitioners

Slides -Read Only - Introduction of a meningococcal ACWY immunisation programme for adolescents (PDF)
Epidemiology of Meningococcal disease in Scotland: See Health Protection Scotland website