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Resources for Adult Vaccination
Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
Click this arrow to view the Adult Vaccination Resource Library (AVRL)
Adult Vaccination Resource Library (AVRL)
AVRL gathers adult immunization resources into one location, allowing healthcare providers and the general public to pinpoint adult immunization resources that can be used in a clinic setting or for individual education. Using simple keywords and other selected criteria, you can search the library to find the resources that meet your needs.
Click this arrow to view IACs handouts for patients and staff
Handouts
Educational pieces for health professionals and their patients
Summary of Recommendations for Adults
Summary of Recommendations for Adults
Administering Vaccines to Adults: Dose, Route, Site, and Needle Size
Administering Vaccines to Adults: Dose, Route, Site, and Needle Size
How to Administer IM and SC Vaccine Injections to Adults
How to Administer IM and SC Vaccine Injections to Adults
 
Screening Checklist for Contraindications to Vaccines for Adults
Screening Checklist for Contraindications to Vaccines for Adults
Vaccinations for Adults - You’re never too old to get immunized!
Vaccinations for Adults - You’re never too old to get immunized!
 
Do I Need Any Vaccinations Today?
Do I Need Any Vaccinations Today?
Click this arrow to view IAC's collection of adult handouts
View All IAC's Handouts for Adults
Click this arrow to view standing orders for patients and staff
Standing Orders
Standing orders for administering vaccines
Shingles (zoster) Vaccine for Adults
Shingles (zoster) Vaccine for Adults
Tdap Vaccine for Adults
Tdap Vaccine for Adults
Click this arrow to view IAC's collection of standing orders
View All Standing Orders
Adult Vaccination Guide
Adult Vaccination Guide
A complete "how-to" guide on adult immunization
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View Guide
NOTE: This guide was published in 2004 and some of the information may be out-of-date. It is currently being updated, with a projected publication date in late 2014..
Click this arrow to view IAC's continuing education resources
Continuing Education
Listings and links for CMEs, CNEs, CEUs, or just to stay current
Video: A Practical Guide to Improving Adult Vaccination Rates in Your Practices
Click this arrow to watch A Practical Guide to Improving Adult Vaccination Rates in Your Practice
Video: A Practical Guide to Improving Adult Vaccination Rates in Your Practice
In this 30-min video from Medscape, Litjen (L.J) Tan, PhD, and Ruth Carrico, RN, PhD, both experts in adult immunization practices, offer a step-by-step guide to improving adult vaccination rates. Earn CME/CE.
Click this arrow to view the quiz: Have These Patients Been Immunized Appropriately?
Quiz: Have These Patients Been Immunized Appropriately?
Case-based challenges
Click this arrow to view the quiz: Test Yourself - What Adult Needs What Vaccine?
Quiz: Test Yourself - What Adult Needs What Vaccine?
Assessing vaccine status in adult patients
National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit (NAIIS)
NAIIS Website - www.izsummitpartners.org
NAIIS Website - www.izsummitpartners.org
NAIIS is led by the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC), the CDC, and the National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO). The NAIIS is dedicated to addressing and resolving adult and influenza immunization issues. The NAIIS is represented by more than 100 public and private organizations.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Click this arrow to view CDC's materials for adults
CDC Materials for Adults
Implementing the standards for adult immunization practice
Immunizing Adult Patients: New Standards for Practice
Immunizing Adult Patients: New Standards for Practice
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: SHARE a Strong Vaccine Recommendation
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: SHARE a Strong Vaccine Recommendation
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: Vaccine Needs Assessment
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: Vaccine Needs Assessment
 
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: Vaccine Administration
Standards for Adult Immunization Practice: Vaccine Administration
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View All CDC's Materials for Adults
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)
Adult Vaccination Website
Adult Vaccination Website
NFID’s website for adults features materials for patients and vaccine-preventable disease stories
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Immunization for Women
Immunization for Women
This specialized website from ACOG provides extensive immunization information for obstetricians and gynecologists and their female patients
Featured Resource
New Standards for Adult Immunization Practices
New Standards for Adult Immunization Practices
Published in the March/April 2014 issue of Public Health Reports
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Learn More
 
More Immunization Materials from IAC
Click this arrow to view IAC's publication Vaccinate Adults
Vaccinate Adults
IAC's online publication for adult medicine specialists
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Click this arrow to view immunization record cards
Immunization Record Cards
Printed on rip-proof, smudge-proof, water-proof paper
New Standards for Adult Immunization Practices Shop IAC
Click this arrow to view IAC's collection of clinic resources
Clinic Resources
Collection of essential resources for vaccinators
Click this arrow to view adult personal testimonies
Personal Testimonies: Adults
Stories of suffering and loss from vaccine-preventable diseases
Click this arrow to view ask the experts
Ask the Experts
CDC's experts answer challenging questions about vaccines
Click this arrow to view vaccine information statements
Vaccine Information Statements
VISs explain both the benefits and risks of a vaccine
Click this arrow to view information for healthcare personnel
Healthcare Personnel
Collected resources for immunization of healthcare personnel
 
Journal Articles & Editorials
U.S. Physicians' Perspective of Adult Vaccine Delivery
Annals of Internal Medicine, 2014; 160(3):161-170
Noninfluenza Vaccination Coverage Among Adults -- United States, 2012
MMWR, 2014; 63(5):95-102
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Vaccine Policy & Licensure
ACIP Recommendations: Adults
CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
FDA Product Approval
Licensure information from the Food and Drug Administration
GLT
GRT
 
Vaccine Questions?
• CDC-info: 800.232.4636
• Email: nipinfo@cdc.gov
• Contact: Program Managers
 
GLB
GRB
This page was updated on September 10, 2014
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This website is supported in part by a cooperative agreement from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (Grant No. 5U38IP000290) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, GA. The website content is the sole responsibility of IAC and does not necessarily represent the official views of CDC.