COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Health Professionals

Information for people getting vaccinated

Information for Vaccinators

The National Immunisation Office is supporting the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination programme by providing training and information materials.

NIO Bulletins

We recommend reading the Bulletins from the National Immunisation Office for updates about vaccines

National Immunisation Advisory Committee

The National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) is an independent body outside of the HSE. It comprises of representatives from a broad range of medical and healthcare organisations, who provide expert, evidence-based, impartial guidance to the Chief Medical Officer in the Department of Health.

Read the NIAC guidance and recommendations

Information prepared by the HSE

The following information has been prepared by the National Immunisation Office and other clinical experts. This information is updated regularly and we recommend you check this section often to ensure you have up to date and accurate information when vaccinating.

COVID-19 HSE Clinical Guidance and Evidence Repository 

Queries 

Clinical Queries

Healthcare professionals can contact us through our HSE Mailbox.

Please ensure you do not include patient identifiable information in your email as emails will be deleted.  

We do not deal with queries from members of the public. 

Visit the Department of Health website for information about the EU Digital COVID Certificate

Cold Chain Queries

Should vaccines be exposed to temperatures outside of parameters please contact the National Immunisation Office immediately. Contacts include:

  • Cliona Kiersey: mobile 087 9915452
  • Achal Gupta: mobile 087 4064810           

The National Immunisation Office is not involved in the allocation or delivery of COVID-19 Vaccines. 

This page was updated on 26 August 2022