The following materials have been updated for the 2017-2018 Seasonal Influenza Immunization Program. Pharmacists are encouraged to become familiar with these documents as changes may have occurred from previous years.

2017-18 SEASONAL INFLUENZA IMMUNIZATION HANDBOOK FOR PHARMACISTS

Effective October 1, 2017 the following handbook will apply:
2017-2018 Seasonal Influenza Immunization Handbook for Pharmacists

Important Information and Standard Forms from the Handbook

2017-2018 Influenza Vaccine Fact Sheet http://publications.gov.sk.ca/documents/13/94743-CD%2055%20Influenza%202017-18%20August%202017.pdf
Record of Influenza Immunization - Wallet Card http://www.publications.gov.sk.ca/details.cfm?p=82513
Appendix 1 - Publicly Funded Influenza Vaccines Appendix 1
Appendix 2 - Licensed Influenza Vaccines Appendix 2
Appendix 3 - Adverse Events Algorithm Appendix 3
Appendix 4 - Health Contact Information Appendix 4
Appendix 5 - How to Complete Cold Chain Break Form Appendix 5
Appendix 6 - Cold Chain Break Form Appendix 6
Appendix 7 - Product Wastage Report Form Appendix 7

PRODUCT WASTAGE REPORTING

Product Wastage Report Form Product Wastage Report Form
Product Wastage Reporting Infographic Product Wastage Infographic

2017-18 SEASONAL INFLUENZA IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM BULLETINS

#648 Influenza Immunization Program Vaccine Distribution September 29 2017 #648 Influenza Immunization Program
#649 Influenza Immunization Program Tab On-Line Formulary October 2 2017 #649 Influenza Immunization Program Tab On-Line
#650 2017-18 Influenza Immunization Program October 16 2017 #650 Influenza Immunization Program
#651 2017-18 Influenza Immunization Program Claims Procedure Update October 16 2017 #651 Influenza Immunization Program

REPORTING ADVERSE EVENTS FOLLOWING IMMUNIZATION (AEFI)

The following documents should be reviewed and completed when applicable.

Adverse Events Following Immunization Links
AEFI Reporting Form Instructions https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/immunization/reporting-adverse-events-following-immunization.html
AEFI Reporting Form https://www.canada.ca/content/dam/phac-aspc/documents/services/immunization/raefi-dmcisi-eng.pdf
User Guide to Completion and Submission of the AEFI Reports https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/immunization/reporting-adverse-events-following-immunization/user-guide-completion-submission-aefi-reports.html

SASKATCHEWAN IMMUNIZATION MANUAL(SIM)

The full Saskatchewan Immunization Manual (SIM) can be found at the folliwng link:
https://www.ehealthsask.ca/services/Manuals/Pages/SIM.aspx

Recently Changed Sections of the Saskatchewan Immunization Manual
9.5.1 Emergency Event Recovery Plan Chapter 9 Section 5.1
9.5.5 Temperature Log for Vaccines Form Chapter 9 Section 5.5

LIST OF PARTICIPATING PHARMACIES

The following list contains a spreadsheet with the master list of participating pharmacies as well as individual sheets for each health region. (Last updated December 4, 2017)
2017-2018 Seasonal Influenza Immunization Participating Pharmacies

USEFUL LINKS

Other Useful Links
Immunization Canada http://www.immunize.ca
Immunization Canada Influenza Immunization Awareness Campaign https://www.immunize.ca/influenza-campaign