Paediatric BCG Immunisation Service
Paediatric BCG Team Lead:
We are a team of nurses, support and admin staff based at the Child and Family Centre in Barking, offering BCG to vaccination for the four London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge & Waltham Forest.
Neonatal BCG vaccinations are offered to infants from up to the age of 1 year, for infants living within Barking & Dagenham & Havering as a targeted service to those babies who fits the criteria set out by NHS England. The babies will be risk assessed by GPs, health visitors and the Immunisation nurses and then referred to the BCG team.
The team offers a universal service to the residents of Redbridge borough as the borough is deemed by Public Health England to be a high risk borough.
Child and Family Centre
79 Axe Street
Tel: 0300 300 1694
For Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Waltham Forest boroughs, a targeted service is offered and a referral has to be made by GPs, health visitors and midwives after a risk assessment has been made by them. For Redbridge, a universal service is offered to all resident babies.