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IAC Publications: Needle Tips
Needle Tips is a publication written for healthcare professionals who provide immunization services to children, teens, or adults. Every issue includes the Ask the Experts feature by CDC experts who answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration and ready-to-print materials from IAC to photocopy and hand out to staff and patients. The technical content of Needle Tips is reviewed for accuracy by CDC.
Table of Contents: November 2017 Issue PAGE NO.
Needle Tips November 2017
Needle Tips: Vol. 27(2)
Download entire issue: 19 pages, 8.58 MB PDF
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Thoughts on the Final Issue of Needle Tips 1-3
IAC executive director Dr. Deborah Wexler writes about the 23-year history of publishing Needle Tips – where it began, why we are saying goodbye, and what comes next.
Ask the Experts: CDC Answers Your Questions 4-6
CDC immunization experts from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration.
These Influenza Educational Materials Will Help Protect Your Patients As Well As Staff 7
Ready-to-print and CDC-reviewed, these patient handouts and staff education materials will help get your patients vaccinated.
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2017–2018 Influenza Season 8
One-page information sheet on influenza vaccines licensed in the United States.
Screening Checklist for Contraindications to Inactivated Injectable Influenza Vaccination 9
This checklist covers contraindications and precautions for injectable influenza vaccines. Download and make copies for your patients to fill out.
Use These Standing Orders Templates for Administering Influenza Vaccine in Your Healthcare Setting 10
Download these standing orders and use them "as is," or modify them to suit your work setting.
How to Administer Intramuscular, Intradermal, and Intranasal Influenza Vaccines 11
One-page fact sheet about how to properly administer different types of influenza vaccines.
Vaccine Information Statements Are Available in Many Languages! 12
Visit IACís website to access VISs in more than 35 languages.
New Teen Handout! "Youíre 16 . . . We Recommend These Vaccines for You" 13
Free, ready-to-print, attractive new handout for 16-year-olds, developed by IAC and the Society for Adolescent Medicine and Health.
Immunization Schedule for Children 0–10 Years – Now in 7 Languages! 14
IACís 1-page immunization schedule for parents of young children. Download free and make copies, then give them to your patients!
Immunization Schedule for Preteens and Teens – Now in 7 Languages! 15
IACís 1-page immunization schedule for teens and preteens. Download free and make copies, then give them to your patients!
Immunization Schedule for Pregnant Women Ė Now in 7 Languages! 16
IAC and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists created this 1-page immunization schedule for pregnant women. Download free and make copies, then give them to your patients!
Immunization Schedule for Adults Ė Now in 7 Languages! 17
IAC's 1-page immunization schedule for adults. Download free and make copies, then give them to your patients!
Products You Can Purchase from IAC 18
These terrific products are available for purchase from IAC.
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form 19
Order laminated immunization schedules, patient record cards, the training DVD "Immunization Techniques," "The Purple Book," and more.
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