Benefits of pharmacist led influenza vaccination services
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: GALLAGHER, James (University College Cork, School of Pharmacy, Cork, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Hoctor, Elizabeth (Irish Pharmacy Union, Dublin, Ireland)
Byrne, Stephen (University College Cork, Cork, Ireland)
Background: Influenza immunization rates are below desired levels. An advantage of pharmacy based vaccination over traditional settings is accessibility. This enables the recruitment of patients who would otherwise avoid vaccination.
Aims: This study aims to evaluate the cost savings obtained from pharmacist vaccination during 2012 - 13 influenza .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.