Appendix C – Support Program Resources

Health professional orientation

Guidance Document Information for Healthcare Practitioners on Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) reminder campaign aimed at health personnel involved in the delivery of the program and including information on:

  • Background and rationale
  • polio
  • vaccination recommendations
  • requests for administration of vaccines

Algorithm for healthcare professionals delivering the IPV Reminder Campaign This A4 poster can be downloaded and printed locally and is an aid in determining the age and time each child should receive.

Patient Resources

The Polio Vaccination leaflet for parents and carers of children in London aged 1-9 is available to order or download.

Copies available to order in Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, Chinese (Simplified), Estonian, Hindi, Gujarati, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Punjabi, Pashto, Russian, Spanish, Somali, Turkish, Tigrinya, Ukrainian, Urdu, Yoruba and Yiddish. It is also available in Braille, British Sign Language (BSL) and a large print copy.

  1. Primary course – Vaccinations at one year, product code 2022QG1EN
  2. Preschool reminder – Preschool vaccinations: vaccination guide for 2 to 5 year olds, product code 3197560P
  3. Teen booster – Immunizations for young people, product code 2902598B

Copies of these polio leaflets and the basic polio and routine immunization program leaflets for parents listed above can be ordered free of charge from the health publications order line on 0300 123 1002 or on the Health Publications website. Please register as an NHS vaccine supplier and you can place orders for 500 to 1,000 copies of resources such as leaflets, leaflets, posters and stickers.