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Pharmacists delivered 60% more flu vaccines through NHS scheme last winter, figures show

BMJ 2017; 359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j5350 (Published 16 November 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;359:j5350
  1. Gareth Iacobucci
  1. The BMJ

Community pharmacists administered almost a million flu vaccinations to adults at risk in England last winter through the NHS’s national scheme, up 60% from the previous year, official figures have shown.

A total of 950 765 vaccines were provided by 8451 community pharmacies in 2016-17, showed figures published by NHS Digital, …

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