This web site provides accurate, up-to-date, factual information on childhood and adult immunization, in the context of the Irish National Immunisation Programme. There is a comprehensive section for health professionals which includes the national immunization guidelines, as well as disease-specific information and immunization schedules in a variety of languages. The site also includes a section on frequently asked questions as well as extensive links to national and international sites.
The Health Service Executive has overall responsibility for providing health and personal social services for the Republic of Ireland.
The web site content is updated on a monthly basis. More regular updates are made if required. A ”Hot Topics” section contains items of recent interest.