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Health Services and Social Services: Influenza

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 45960, tabled on 9 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care whether, with reference to the consultation entitled Making vaccination a condition of deployment in the health and wider social care sector, whether he has plans to extend domestic vaccine certification to include flu vaccines.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

12 October 2021

The consultation ‘Making vaccination a condition of deployment in the health and wider social care sector’ relates specifically to health and care workers, not to wider use of domestic vaccine certification. There are no plans to extend domestic certification to include flu vaccination.

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