New Influenza Immunisation Items for 2020

12th March 2020

 Two additional influenza vaccines have been made available for the 2020 flu season:

  • Vaxigrip Tetra®
  • Fluad® Quad®

 There are two options available to enable these in Communicare:

1. Import by Helpdesk

Contact the helpdesk to request to have these two clinical items imported.

The helpdesk can be contacted via Jira, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 1800 798 441


2. Manually added

Two new clinical items must be created, as below.

If you have already created these items, ensure the export code is updated for successful transmission to AIR. 

Vaxigrip Tetra:

Formal Term: Immunisation;Vaxigrip Tetra

Natural Language: Immunisation;Vaxigrip Tetra

Class: Immunisation

Topic: Respiratory

Viewing Right: Common

Keywords suggested: $Immunisation, Vaxigrip, VACCINATIO, INFLUENZA, IMMUNISATI

Export Code: VAXTET

ICPC Code: R44


Fluad Quad

Formal Term: Immunisation;Fluad Quad

Natural Language: Immunisation;Fluad Quad

Class: Immunisation

Topic: Respiratory

Viewing Right: Common

Keywords suggested: $Immunisation, Fluad, VACCINATIO, INFLUENZA, IMMUNISATI

Export Code: FLUQAD

ICPC Code: R44