Immunisation and vaccination programmes are recommended for certain categories of staff to protect both the individual and service users.

Hepatitis B,MMR (or documentary evidence),BCG (or documentary evidence),Varicella (In the absence of proof of immunity through disease history orserological blood test), Influenza (Seasonal).

Clinical staff with patient contact identified through risk assessment may also be considered for Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio. Hepatitis A is also considered for staff working with sewage.

Diphtheria, Tetanus, Polio, MMR (or documentary evidence), Influenza (Seasonal).

Gardening staff and maintenance staff are subject to risk assessment in relation to tetanus.

Please ensure you attend your Hepatitis B blood test once your course of treatment is completed.

Occupational Health will assess your vaccination history at recruitment and contact you if required.