The programme aims to vaccinate on an annual basis by targeting students in junior infants of primary schools and age equivalent in special schools and home schooled students with 4 in 1 and MMR.
These vaccines are given by a HSE doctor or nurse in primary school to Junior Infants. In Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim these vaccines are given by GPs.
Information materials for parents are available in the 4 in 1 and MMR school section
The following information materials are available for healthcare professionals carrying out this programme.
Post Vaccination Advice
The Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) and Patient Information Leaflets (PIL) for the 4 in 1 and MMR vaccines are available from the www.hpra.ie website. Search for Tetravac, Priorix and MMRVaxPro to read the SmPC or PIL.
Please note you will be leaving www.immunisation.ie when you click the SmPC and PIL links