National Immunisation Programme of the Health Service Executive of Ireland

National Immunisation Programme of the Health Service Executive of Ireland

Last update: 8 February 2017

At a glance

Language: 
English
Evaluation date: 
June 2016
Audience: 
General public
Health-care professionals
Country: 
Ireland

Description of the website

The website of the HSE National Immunisation Office is a member of the WHO-led project Vaccine Safety Net (VSN).

We provide information for members of the public and healthcare professionals. Our website includes standardised information on the publicly funded vaccination programmes - leaflets, posters, tear pads (with post vaccination advice), guidelines and links to scientific information. FAQ section / online enquiry/feedback form, multi-lingual publications and fact sheets.We have a microsite within http://www.immunisation.ie dedicated to HPV vaccine. http://www.hpv.ie provides lots of information about HPV vaccine including vaccine safety and effectiveness and the HPV school vaccination programme.

Website’s sponsorship policy

The National Immunisation Office is entirely government funded and receives no funding from any external commercial source. All those involved in the content of this site are employed by the HSE and do not receive funding from any external source.

Website’s content or editorial policy

The content on our website is reviewed and updated regularly to ensure we are providing the most up to date and accurate information. The National Immunisation Office has a multidisciplinary team who are responsible for the content on the website.