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Information for Professionals

The NHSGGC briefing paper provides specific information for midwives and children and families teams on advice for families. It complements The Scottish Government policy briefing paper.

The following resources are available to order from the Public Health Resource Directory :

Vitamin D Booklet Other Languages

Vitamin D Postcard Other Languages

Vitamin D Poster Other Languages

Every community pharmacy will display a window sticker (PDF) visible outside and wobblers (PDF) in the vitamin sections to promote the scheme.

How to order

To order the vitamin D supplements for maternity wards please follow these Standard Operating Procedures. For any queries on ordering please contact the Pharmacy Health Improvement Team at


For any queries on: 

  • Community pharmacy distribution
  • Ordering vitamin D via PECOS for maternity wards

Please contact the Pharmacy Health Improvement Team at