MEASLES INFO: local MMR vaccination plans

26-04-2013

A national catch-up programme to increase Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination uptake in children and teenagers has been announced by Public Health England, NHS England and the Department of Health.

The aim of the programme is to prevent measles outbreaks by vaccinating as many unvaccinated and partially vaccinated 10-16 year olds as possible in time for the next school year.

For more information, visit

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-mmr-vaccination-catch-up-programme-announced-in-response-to-increase-in-measles-cases

For regional information please visit

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/192469/Yorkshire_and_the_Humber_PHE_Centre_-_MMR_press_release.pdf

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