Pandemic Influenza

Information last updated: 20 December 2017

Pandemic influenza remains the top risk for England and the UK

NHS England has produced an Operating Framework for Managing the Response to Pandemic Influenza.

NHS England has produced guidance for CCGs on their role in pandemic preparedness and response which supports them in identifying their high level priorities during a pandemic.

NHS England works closely with Public Health England and other partners in planning to respond to pandemic influenza and other emerging infections and emergencies. The organisations work together to ensure plans are aligned and will ensure a resilient response.

Public Health England has published its Pandemic Influenza response plan and strategic framework.