Patient Group Directions

The tables below include two sets of PGDs; table 1 includes those approved for local use across Derbyshire only and; table 2 includes those jointly approved by Public Health England and NHS England for use across all NHS England North Midlands Practices.

The Resuscitation Council (UK) has directed that a PGD for adrenaline injection is not required for anyone (whether a healthcare professional or not) to administer intramuscular adrenaline for the purpose of saving a life in an emergency. Further information can be found at www.resus.org.uk

Individual Staff PGD Authorisation Form

Table 1: Derbyshire PGDs for use across Derbyshire only

   PGD Expiry Date
Combined Hepatitis A Virus (Inactivated) and Typhoid Polysaccharide Vaccine Feb 2022
Hepatitis A Oct 2021
Typhoid - Children and Adults Feb 2022
Vitamin K Oct 2023

 

Table 2: DCHS PGDs

 PGD  Expiry Date
 Combined Hormonal Contraceptive Transdermal Patch  Mar 2023
 Combined Oral Contraceptive (COC)                                                              Mar 2023
 Levonorgestrel  Feb 2023
 Medroxyprogesterone  May 2023
 Progesterone Only Pill (POP)  Mar 2023
 Ulipristal Acetate 30mgs  Feb 2023


Table 3: PHE PGDs are available for all NHS England North Midlands Practices

PGD Expiry Date
BCG Vaccine AJV to individuals from birth to 16 years at increased risk of tuberculosis Aug 2022
Diphtheria - Tetanus - Acellular Pertussis - Inactivated Polio Vaccine (dTaP/IPV) to individuals from 3 years 4 months to under 10 years of age Nov 2021
Diptheria - Tetanus - Acellular Pertussis - Inactivated Polio Vaccine (dTaP/IPV) BOOSTERIX (for pregnant women only) Mar 2023
Diptheria - Tetanus - Acellular Pertussis - Inactivated Polio Vaccine HIB and Hep B (DTaP/IPV/Hib/Hep B) Aug 2023
HIB and Men Group C July 2022
HPV Vaccine Aug 2023
Hepatitis B Recombinant DNA (rDNA) Vaccine Apr 2023
Hepatitis B Recombinant DNA (rDNA) Vaccine Renal Apr 2023
Influenza Vaccine Mar 2022
Influenza Vaccine Nasal Spray (Fluenz Tetra) - Children and adolescents from 2 years to under 18 years of age Mar 2022
Low Dose - Diptheria - Tetanus - Inactivated Polio Vaccine (TdIPV) REVAXIS Oct 2021
Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Feb 2022
Meningococcal A, C, W 135 & Y conjugate vaccine (Nimenrix or Menveo) July 2023
Meningococcal A, C, W 135 & Y conjugate vaccine - for individuals at increased risk due to an underlying medical condition Feb 2023
Meningococcal Group B Vaccine (Bexsero) Feb 2023
Meningococcal Group B Vaccine (Bexsero) - for individuals at increased risk due to an underlying medical condition Feb 2023
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Conjugate Vaccine Feb 2022
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Conjugate Vaccine - for individuals at increased risk due to an underlying medical condition Feb 2022
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (PPV) Aug 2022
Rotavirus June 2023
Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Vaccine (Zostavax) Aug 2023
Shingrix Herpes Zosta Vaccine - for individuals for whom Zostavax, shingles (herpes zosta, live) vaccine, is clinically contraindicated Aug 2023

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