Public Health


Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Programme 2022/23


HSS(MD) 41/2022 - 06.09.2022 - Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Programme 2022/23 is available HERE 


(Updated 07.09.2022) - Further to the letter received on Thursday 01/09/2022 - above version of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Programme 2022/23 has been re-issued due to an amendment at Para 16, p.4


Shortage of Hepatitis B Vaccines (September 2017)


Please click the link below regarding an important news alert about the Shortage of Hepatitis B Vaccines and the implications this will have for Dental Professionals.

Letter regarding Shortage of Hepatitis B Vaccines (27-09-2017)


Mouth Cancer Resources

The leaflets and posters below are free to download and print as required. The HSCB has a limited number of hard copies available. Please send enquiries to: donncha.o'

Mouth Cancer Leaflet

Mouth Cancer Poster 1

Mouth Cancer Poster 2


Department of Health letter to all dentists re: SDCEP guidance Oral Health Management of Patients at Risk of Medication-related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (6th July 2017)

Circular HSC (SQSD) (NICE NG51) 54/16 - NICE Clinical Guideline NG51 - Sepsis: recognition, diagnosis and early management (September 2016)

NICE Public Health Guideline NG30 - Oral Health Promotion: general dental practice (14th June 2016)

NICE Public Health Guideline PH55 - Oral Health: local authorities and partners (14th June 2016)

Practice of Exposure Prone Medical Procedures by Healthcare Workers Living with HIV and HBV (December 2015)

Circular HSC (SQSD) (NICE NG13) 32/16 -  Workplace health: management practices (May 2016)

Letter to all GDPs re: oral health advice during oncology treatment (April 2015)