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Vaccine appointments and records will be available through NHS app, says NHS England

BMJ 2023; 383 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.p2945 (Published 14 December 2023) Cite this as: BMJ 2023;383:p2945
  1. Elisabeth Mahase
  1. The BMJ

Patients, parents, and carers will be able to book routine vaccine appointments and view vaccination records through the NHS app, NHS England has said as it unveiled a new vaccination strategy.1

The new plan comes after years of decline in the uptake of routine childhood vaccinations.2 In the past year vaccination rates have fallen in almost all childhood programmes. For example, only 92.5% of children in England have had the first dose of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine …

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