Welcome to the Health Information and Resources Service ordering system


Please note this is the resource library for the Highlands only, this now excludes Argyll & Bute.

Opening hours - Mon- Friday 08.30-16.00

To get started click on the 'Login/Register' button in the top right hand corner of this page and follow the on-screen introduction. Once you have registered you will be able to choose from a wide range of lending resources such as teaching kits, pull up banners, models, games, DVDs and equipment. You can also place orders for leaflets and posters.

Seasonal Flu

Resources have been distributed direct to GP Practices by NHS Health Scotland. However, you can order leaflets and posters from our Resource Service Via HPAC.

 

Featured Resources

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Flu. Child flu vaccine, Primary School 2019 Leaflet.

Information for parents of primary school children. 2019 version. A5-sized colour leaflet informing that the flu immunisation will be offered to all primary school children in Scotland. Contains details on what the effects of flu can be; how the vaccine will be given; why the need for immunisation and what the side-effects may be. Provides the Routine Childhood Immunisation Programme timetable on back cover of leaflet. If you require this publication in an alternative format such as large print, Braille or audio version, please contact Health Scotland publications:- nhs.healthscotland-alternativeformats@nhs.net. Alternative languages are available to view via the following link:  http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/23735.aspx        Available in Arabic, Cantonese, Gaelic, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Polish, Portugese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovakian, Urdu and Easy Read from the same email address or by phoning 0131 314 5300 .

This is also available in BSL see link below.

https://www.nhsinform.scot/translations/languages/british-sign-language-bsl  

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Flu. Pregnant Women 2019 Leaflet

...I'm ready for you. Flu immunisation campaign 1/3 A4-sized folded leaflet for pregnant women 2018, outlining reasons to get the flu vaccine. Further information available from the Immunisation Scotland website:- http://www.immunisationscotland.org.uk/vaccines-and-diseases/seasonalflu/index.aspx .

Also available as a PDF in Chinese, Polish and Urdu from the NHS Health Scotland website:-   http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5487.aspx .

This is also available in BSL see link below.

https://www.nhsinform.scot/translations/languages/british-sign-language-bsl  

Should be issued at first point of contact by GP/midwife as recommended in Highland Information Trail -

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Flu. Work in healthcare? 2019 Leaflet.

1/3 A4-sized folded leaflet for healthcare workers 2019 outlining good reasons to get the flu vaccine. Further information available from the Immunisation Scotland website:- http://www.immunisationscotland.org.uk/vaccines-and-diseases/seasonalflu/index.aspx .

Also available as a PDF in Chinese, Polish and Urdu from NHS Health Scotland website:- http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5488.aspx .

 

 

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Flu. Is your child aged 2-5*? 2019 Leaflet

Information for parents of children aged 2 - 5 years old. 2019 version. A5-sized colour leaflet informing the flu immunisation will be offered to all children aged 2 - 5 in Scotland, who are not yet in primary school, through their GP Practice. Contains details on what the effects of flu can be; how the vaccine will be given; why the need for immunisation and what the side-effects may be. Provides the Routine Childhood Immunisation Programme timetable on back cover of leaflet. If you require this publication in an alternative format such as large print, Braille or audio version, please contact Health Scotland publications:- nhs.healthscotland-alternativeformats@nhs.net.   Alternative languages are also available via the following link:    http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/23683.aspx  Available in Arabic, Cantonese, Gaelic, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Polish, Portugese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovakian, Urdu and Easy Read or by phoning 0131 314 5300.

This is alos available in BSL see link below.

https://www.nhsinform.scot/translations/languages/british-sign-language-bsl  

 

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Flu. Aged 65 or over? 2019 Leaflet

1/3 A4-sized folded leaflet 2019 version, aimed at people aged 65 years or over outlining good reasons why they should get the flu vaccine. Further information available from the immunisation website:- http://www.immunisationscotland.org.uk/vaccines-and-diseases/seasonalflu/index.aspx.

Also available as a PDF in Chinese, Polish and Urdu from NHS Health Scotland website:- http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/5486.aspx .

This is also available in  BSL see link below

https://www.nhsinform.scot/translations/languages/british-sign-language-bsl  

 

 

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What's New

The Flu Immunisation season starts again in October 2019. The annual flu vaccine is offered to people over 65, those who have health conditions, pregnant women, and those who work in healthcare.The vaccine protects against the strains of flu virus that are likely to be circulating in winter. Leaflets available to order .

 

 


 

 

 

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