Information last updated: 29 May 2015
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.
- Operating Framework – Response to pandemic influenza
- Response to Pandemic Influenza – Letter for NHS Staff
To support planning by commissioners and providers NHS England has produced the following guidance document on the overview of the current status of the work around pandemic influenza preparedness. The PowerPoint will be updated regularly as the situation changes.
- Pandemic Influenza – NHS guidance on the current and future preparedness in support of an outbreak (January 2017)
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.