Pertussis

In September 2013, the recommendations for those who are recommended to receive a Pertussis containing vaccine has changed. All Healthcare Workers in contact with infants, pregnant women and the immunocompromised should receive a booster dose of Tdap.

The vaccine is available through the cold chain service for free but there is no administration fee agreed for this vaccination so all patients will be liable for a fee. This includes those with a medical or doctor only card.

The following information materials are available to download below

This page was updated on 14 August 20