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Back Issues 2013
November 2013: Vol. 23(4)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [6.68 MB PDF]
Don't Just "Offer" HPV Vaccine to Parents for Preteens. Recommend It!
Ask the Experts: CDC answers questions
The Immunization Action Coalition Connects with the Public
Donate to IAC and Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Tips and Time-savers for Talking with Parents about HPV Vaccine
Human Papillomavirus – A Parent's Guide to HPV Vaccination
Checklist for Safe Storage and Handling of Vaccines
Do you qualify for the Hepatitis B Birth Dose Honor Roll?
First do no harm: Mandatory influenza vaccination policies for HCP
Screening Checklists for Influenza Vaccination Contraindications
Standing Orders for Administering Influenza Vaccine to Children and Adults
Guides for determining the number of doses of influenza vaccine for children
Influenza Vaccination of People with a History of Egg Allergy
Seek emergency medical care if you or a family member shows these signs
Don't take chances with your family's health
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2013–2014 Influenza Season
Influenza Education Materials for Patients & Staff
Patient Schedules for All Adults and for High-Risk Adults
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
September 2013: Vol. 23(3)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [5.57 MB PDF]
The end of hepatitis B virus transmission begins at birth
Ask the Experts: CDC answers questions
Please help "Give birth to the end of Hep B!"
Products you can purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Give birth to the end of Hep B
Vaccinations for Pregnant Women
New! Easy-to-read handouts urge parents to get their children vaccinated
Updated! Temperature logs for refrigerator and freezer vaccine storage units
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2013–2014 Influenza Season
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
May 2013: Vol. 23(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [5.36 MB PDF]
Meningococcal Vaccination Recommendations for All Age Groups
Ask the Experts: CDC immunization experts answer your questions
Coming Soon! IAC's New Website for Immunization Coalitions
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Ages 0 through 18 Years, United States, 2013
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule, United States, 2013
Guide to Contraindications and Precautions to Commonly Used Vaccines
Patient Schedules for All Adults and for High-Risk Adults
New! Easy-to-read Handouts Encourage Adults and Teens to Get Vaccinated
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
February 2013: Vol. 23(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [5.36 MB PDF]
Why Give Tdap during Each Pregnancy?
Ask the Experts: CDC answers questions
New! IAC Launches Major Redesign of vaccineinformation.org
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
IAC Welcomes Dr. Litjen (L.J) Tan as Chief Strategy Officer
Summary of Recommendations for Child and Teen Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
Pneumococcal Vaccines — CDC answers your questions
New! Pneumococcal Vaccination Recommendations by Age/Risk Factor
New! Vaccinations for Infants and Children, Age 0–10 Years
Vaccinations for Preteens and Teens, Age 11–19 Years
Do I Need Any Vaccinations Today?
After the Shots...What to do if your child has discomfort
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
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Back Issues 2012
October 2012: Vol. 22(4)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [4.6 MB PDF]
HPV Vaccination: How Can We Do Better?
Ask the Experts: CDC Immunization Experts Answer Your Questions
Peek at the Redesign of IAC's Website for the Public!
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
IAC Welcomes Dr. William Atkinson as Associate Director for Immunization Education
Poster: Protect Your Baby from Serious Diseases
Cocooning Protects Babies
First Do No Harm: Mandatory Influenza Vaccination Policies for Healthcare Personnel Helps Protect Patients
Guides for determining the number of doses of influenza vaccine to give to children
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2012–13 Influenza Season
Influenza Education Materials for Patients and Staff
Screening for Influenza Vaccine Contraindications
Standing Orders for Administering Influenza Vaccines to Children and Adults
Standing Orders for Administering Pneumococcal (PPSV23 and PCV13) Vaccine to Adults
CDC Poster: Spread Fun. Not Flu.
No More Excuses: There Are Many Places to Get Your Flu Vaccine
Influenza Vaccination of People with a History of Egg Allergy
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
August 2012: Vol. 22(3)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [4.6 MB PDF]
Adult Immunization . . . We've got to do better!
Ask the Experts: CDC immunization experts answer your questions
IAC Express Celebrates 15 Years and 1000 Issues Dedicated to Delivering Important Immunization News Directly to Your Email In-Box
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Vaccinations for Adults: You're never too old to get immunized!
Two Vaccination Handouts for High-Risk Adults
How to Administer IM and SC Vaccine Injections to Adults
Administering Vaccines to Adults: Dose, Route, Site, and Needle Size
Hepatitis A, B, and C: Learn the Differences
Meningococcal Vaccination Recommendations by Age and/or Risk Factor
CDC Information for Health Care Professionals about Adolescent Vaccination
CDC Handouts for Parents about Vaccines for Preteens and Teens
Poster from CDC, AAFP, and AAP: Whooping cough. Power to Protect.
Poster from CDC, AAFP, and AAP: Measles. Power to Protect.
Current Dates of VISs
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
May 2012: Vol. 22(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.83 MB PDF]
Tribute to CDC's Immunization Expert William L. Atkinson, MD, MPH
Ask the Experts
New! "Cocooning and Tdap Vaccination" Web Section on immunize.org
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Ages 0–18 Years
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule
Guide to Contraindications and Precautions to Commonly Used Vaccines
New! Tips for Locating Old Immunization Records
Facts about VISs
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
February 2012: Vol. 22(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.83 MB PDF]
ACIP recommends routine HPV vaccination of males 11 through 21 years old
Ask the Experts
IAC and CDC Are Official Partners in Providing VIS Translations
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Summary of Recommendations for Child/Teen Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
What If You Don't Immunize Your Child
CDC's Fact Sheets on Vaccine Topics
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
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November 2011: Vol. 21(4)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [5.49 MB PDF]
IAC Receives Major Award from CDC
Ask the Experts
IAC's Honor Roll Focuses on Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for HCPs
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Standing Orders for Administering Td/Tdap to Children
Standing Orders for Administering Td/Tdap to Adults
Temperature Logs for Separate Refrigerator and Freezer
Use IAC's Storage and Handling Materials
Refusal of Vaccination for My Child
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2011-12 Influenza Season
How to Administer Influenza Vaccines
Influenza Education Materials for Patients & Staff
Standing Orders for Administering Influenza Vaccines
Screening Questionnaire for Injectable Influenza Vaccination
Screening Questionnaire for Intranasal Influenza Vaccination
Keep Your Kids Safe – Get Them Vaccinated
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
July 2011: Vol. 21(3)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [3.8 MB PDF]
Suspect Measles; Vaccinate Against Measles
Ask the Experts
IAC Launches Major Redesign of Its Flagship Website - www.immunize.org
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Summary of Recommendations for Child/Teen Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
After the Shots...What to Do If Your Child Has Discomfort (no dosing table)
Reliable Sources of Immunization Information
Need Help Responding to Vaccine-Hesitant Parents?
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines
Fever and Rash?...Consider Measles
Visiting Another Country? Think Measles
Checklist for Safe Vaccine Storage and Handling
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
April 2011: Vol. 21(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.5 MB PDF]
ACIP Adds Booster Dose to Its Recommendations for Use of MCV4
Ask the Experts
Read Extensive Coverage of Wakefield's MMR Fraud
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for All Healthcare
Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Ages 0–18 Years
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults
Guide to Contraindications and Precautions for Vaccines
Vaccines with Diluents: How to use them
Need Help Responding to Parents' Concerns about Vaccines and Autism?
What's the Impact of Parents Who Use Personal Belief Exemptions
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
January 2011: Vol. 21(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2 MB PDF]
ACIP Votes to Broaden Recommendations for Use of Tdap Vaccine
Ask the Experts
Check Out IAC's 10 Most Visited Web Sections
Products You Can Purchase from IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Summary of Recommendations for Child/Teen Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
Screening Questionnaires for Vaccine Contraindications
Standing Orders for Administering Td/Tdap Vaccines for Children or Adults
Two Influenza Handouts for Your Patients: "Don't take chances with your family's health" and "Seek emergency medical care if you or a family member shows the signs below - a life could be at risk
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
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August 2010: Vol. 20(5)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.6 MB PDF]
Where to Find Resources to Vaccinate Everyone Against Influenza
Ask the Experts
Make IAC Your Online Information Source This Influenza Season
Shop IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Brand New DVD in 2010! "Immunization Techniques"
Dear Provider Letter from CDC
Influenza Vaccine Products for the 2010-2011 Influenza Season
Screening Questionnaire for Inactivated Injectable Influenza Vaccination
Screening Questionnaire for Live Attenuated Intranasal Influenza Vaccination
Standing Orders for Administering Influenza Vaccines
Influenza Education Materials for Patients & Staff
Vaccine Administration Record for Children and Teens
Vaccine Administration Record for Adults
Documenting Parental Refusal to Have Their Children Vaccinated
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form
June 2010: Vol. 20(4)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.1 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s "Handouts" for Patients and Staff on www.immunize.org
Shop IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Standing Orders for Administering Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine to Children
Recommendations for Pneumococcal Vaccine Use in Children
Vaccine Refrigerator Setup
Monthly Care of Vaccine Storage Units
First Do No Harm: Protect patients by making sure all staff receive yearly influenza vaccine!
Honor Roll for Patient Safety
Need Help Responding to Vaccine-Hesitant Parents?
IAC’s Immunization Resources Order Form
April 2010: Vol. 20(3)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.9 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s Image Library Brings You the Power of Photos
Shop IAC
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more
Summary of Recommendations for Childhood and Adolescent Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
Talking with Parents about Vaccines for Infants
Reliable Sources of Immunization Information
Standing Orders for Administering HPV Vaccine
Guide to Contraindications and Precautions to Commonly Used Vaccines
IAC’s Immunization Resources Order Form
February 2010: Vol. 20(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.5 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Get Your Patients on Schedule for Vaccination
Vaccine Highlights
Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Ages 0–18 Years
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults
When Do Children and Teens Need Vaccinations?
Are You 11–19 Years Old? Then you need to be vaccinated. . .
Do I Need Any Vaccinations Today?
Order Essential Immunization Resources from IAC
January 2010: Vol. 20(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.47 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s 10 Most Visited Web Sections
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, licensures
Emergency Warning Signs for People with Influenza
Pregnant Women and the Flu
Novel H1N1: What you should know
Standing Orders for Administering H1N1 Vaccine
Influenza Products for the 2009--10 Influenza Season
Declination of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination
Declination of H1N1 Influenza Vaccination
Order Essential Immunization Resources from IAC
 
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September 2009: Vol. 19(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.2 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Are You Hooked on IAC's Video of the Week?
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, licensures
Unprotected People...Influenza Ends Martin McGowan's Life
Don't Take Chances with Your Family's Health – Make Sure You All Get Vaccinated Against Influenza Every Year!
Use these Materials for Your Healthcare Personnel Influenza Immunization Campaign
Influenza Materials for Patients and Staff
Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine: CDC answers your questions
Give the Birth Dose: Hepatitis B vaccine at birth saves lives
Summary of Recommendations for Childhood and Adolescent Immunization
IAC's Questions & Answers on Diseases and Vaccines
Order Essential Immunization Resources from IAC
All Healthcare Personnel Need Seasonal and H1N1 Vaccination
July 2009: Vol. 19(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.9 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
New IAC Web Sections Give You All the News
Vaccine Highlights
After the Shots... What to Do if Your Child Has Discomfort
Do I Need Any Vaccinations Today?
Handouts on Vaccination Schedules for Your Patients
U.S. Immunization Schedules for Persons Ages 0–18 Years, 2009
U.S. Immunization Schedule for Adults, 2009
How To Administer IM and SC Injections
Order These Essential Immunization Resources
Influenza Vaccination for Healthcare Workers: Our duty to patients
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December 2008: Vol. 18(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.9 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s “Print Materials” & “Vaccine Concerns”
Vaccine Highlights
Need Help Responding to Vaccine-Hesitant Parents?
Sample Vaccine Policy Statement
Make Sure Your Family Gets Influenza Vaccine
Influenza Materials for Patients & Staff
IAC’s “Top 20” FREE Print Materials
IAC’s “Top 20” Most Visited Web Pages
Summary of Child/Teen IZ Recommendations
Summary of Adult IZ Recommendations
Immunization Resources Order Form
Last Print Edition of Needle Tips?
March 2008: Vol. 18(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.9 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Immunization Action Coalition Redesigns Its Online Resources to Benefit Healthcare Professionals.
Hepatitis A and B vaccines...Be Sure Your Patient Gets the Correct Dose!
Vaccine Administration Record for Children and Teens
Vaccine Administration Record for Adults
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines
Immunization Schedules for Persons Ages 0–18 Years, U.S., 2008
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule, U.S., Oct. 2007–Sept. 2008
Essential Immunization Resources From IAC
Latest U.S. Hepatitis B Birth Dose Rate is Less Than 50%. How to Increase It? Needle Tips Readers May Hold the Answers
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October 2007: Vol. 17(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.9 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s Most Popular Web Sections Are Newly Designed
Vaccine Highlights
Summary of Recommendations for Childhood & Adolescent Immunization
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
Guidelines for Standing Orders in Labor & Delivery and Nursery Units to Prevent Hepatitis B Virus Transmission to Newborns
Questions Frequently Asked About Hepatitis B, and Other Viral Hepatitis Educational Materials for Patients and Staff
Screening Questionnaire for Child and Teen Immunization
Reliable Immunization Resources: Where to go to find answers!
Give These People Influenza Vaccine!
Influenza Vaccination Standing Orders, Screening Questionnaires, and Other Educational Materials for Patients & Staff
March 2007: Vol. 17(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.5 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IAC’s Three Immunization Record Cards—Child & Teen, Adult, and Lifetime
Vaccine Highlights
Healthcare Worker Vaccination Recommendations
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines
Immunization Schedules for Patients in Four Different Age Groups
Hepatitis A, B, C: Learn the differences in screening questionnaires
How to Administer IM and SC Injections
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Aged 0–6 Years—U.S., 2007
Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Aged 7–18 Years—U.S., 2007
Catch-up Immunization Schedule for Persons Aged 4 Months–18 Years
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule U.S., Oct. 2006-Sept. 2007
Immunization Resources
IAC's Free Publications Help You Stay Current!
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October 2006: Vol. 16(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Read Compelling Case Reports about Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Online
Vaccine Highlights
Updated: Summary of Recommendations for childhood & adolescent immunization
Updated: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Updated: Hepatitis B and the healthcare worker
Updated: If you administer vaccines, you need these materials
Updated: First Do No Harm: Protect patients by making sure all staff receive yearly influenza vaccine!
Updated: Influenza vaccination standing orders and screening questionnaires
Immunization Resources
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May 2006: Vol. 16(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [2.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Top immunize.org Resources—Check Them Out!
Vaccine Highlights
Updated: When do children and teens need vaccinations?.
Updated: Are you 11–19 years old? Then you need to be vaccinated!
Updated: Vaccinations for Adults: You’re NEVER too old to get immunized
Updated: If you have HIV or Hep C infection, which vaccinations do you need?
New: Medical errors put infants at risk for chronic hepatitis B virus infection
Updated: Labor & delivery and nursery unit guidelines to prevent HBV transmission.
New: Standing orders for administering vaccines to children and adults.
Updated: Vaccines and related products distributed in the United States.
Recommended Childhood & Adolescent Immunization Schedule, U.S., 2006
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule, U.S., Oct. 2005–Sept. 2006
Essential Immunization Resources from IAC: Videos, DVDs, Record Cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
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October 2005: Vol. 15(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
You are a V.I.P.—Very Influential Provider!
Vaccine Highlights
2004 Vaccination Rates for 19–35 Month Olds
Updated: Summary of recommendations for childhood & adolescent immunization
Updated: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Updated: Do I need any vaccinations today?
New: Healthcare worker vaccination recommendations
Updated: Hepatitis B Facts: Testing and vaccination
Updated: Hepatitis A, B, and C: Learn the differences
Updated: Reliable Sources of Immunization Information
Updated: Influenza standing orders and screening questionnaires
Immunization Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
May 2005: Vol. 15(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.2 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Want An Easy Way to Stay Informed Between Needle Tips Issues?
Hepatitis B Virus Transmitted in U.S. Long-Term–Care Facilities
Vaccine Highlights
2003 Vaccination Rates for Influenza and PPV: How’s your state doing?
Unprotected People: Parents helpless as children battle pertussis
Recommended Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule, U.S., 2005
Updated: Immunizations for Babies: A guide for parents
Nuevo: Vacunas Para Bebés: Una guía para los padres
Updated: Vaccine Concerns by Paul A. Offit, MD, and Louis M. Bell, MD
Updated: Questions Parents Ask About Baby Shots
Updated: Suggestions to improve your immunization services
Updated: Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine: CDC answers your questions
Updated: Vaccine Storage and Handling—Four resources
Essential Immunization Resources from IAC: Videos, DVDs, record cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
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October 2004: Vol. 14(3)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.7 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
IOM Report: No association between autism and vaccines
Vaccine Highlights
How’s Your State Doing? Current U.S. Immunization Information By State
Unprotected People: Toddler’s influenza death spurs parents to action
Updated: Reliable sources of immunization information
Updated: After the Shots: What to do if your child has discomfort
Updated: Hepatitis A is a serious liver disease
Updated: Vaccinations for Adults: You’re never too old to get immunized!
Updated: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Updated: Standing orders for administering influenza vaccine to adults
Updated: Give these people influenza vaccine
Updated: 2004–05 influenza VISs for both Trivalent Inactivated & Live Intranasal vaccines
Essential Immunization Resources from IAC: Videos, DVDs, record cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
May 2004: Vol. 14(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Communicating with Families About Vaccines
Vaccine Highlights
First Do No Harm. Protect Your Patients by Getting Vaccinated Against Influenza!
Does MMR Cause Autism?: Examine the evidence!
Updated: Screening questionnaire for child and teen immunization
Updated: Screening questionnaire for adult immunization
Updated: When do children and teens need vaccinations? 
Updated: Immunizations . . . not just kids’ stuff
New: Standing orders for administering pneumococcal vaccine to adults
Updated: Vaccines and related products distributed in the United States, 2004
Updated: Protect Yourself Against Hep A & B: A guide for gay and bisexual men
Updated: Summary of rules for childhood and adolescent immunization
Essential Immunization Resources From IAC: Videos, DVDs, record cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
     
January 2004: Vol. 14(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [800 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Prevent Viral Hepatitis: Vaccinate!
Vaccine Highlights
CDC’s Guidelines for Maintaining and Managing the Vaccine Cold Chain
How’s Your State Doing? Current U.S. Immunization Information by State
Recommended Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule, Jan.–June 2004
New: Administering Vaccines: Dose, route, site, and needle size
Updated: What If you don’t immunize your child?
Updated: Every week 100s of sexually active people get Hepatitis B
New: Standing orders for administering Hep B vaccine to adolescents & adults
New: Standing orders for administering influenza vaccine to adults
New: Vaccine handling tips
Updated: Vaccine temperature logs in Fahrenheit and Celsius
Essential Immunization Resources from IAC: Videos, DVDs, record cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
   
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October 2003: Vol. 13(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [900 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
What others say about IAC
Vaccine Highlights
How’s Your State Doing? Current U.S. immunization information by state
Revised: Give these people influenza vaccine!
Revised: Summary of rules for childhood immunization
Revised: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Revised: Hepatitis B and the health care worker
Revised: Questions frequently asked about hepatitis B
New VIS: Inactivated influenza vaccine 2003–04
New VIS: Live intranasal influenza vaccine 2003–04
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
April 2003: Vol. 13(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Vaccine Highlights
New: States report hundreds of medical errors in perinatal hepatitis B prevention
New: Recommended childhood & adolescent immunization schedule, U.S., 2003
New: Recommended adult immunization schedule, United States, 2002–2003
Revised: Vaccine administration record for children and teens
Revised: Vaccine administration record for adults
New: Academy of Pediatrics’ “Refusal to Vaccinate” form
New: Don’t be guilty of these errors in vaccine storage and handling
Revised: Vaccines and related products distributed in the United States, 2003
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
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July 2002: Vol. 12(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [1.0 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
What’s new at IAC
Vaccine Highlights
Unprotected People: Young doctor learns he has liver cancer too late
New: Vaccines and Autism by Paul A. Offit, MD
New: Reliable sources of immunization information
New: How to administer IM and SC injections
New: Protect Your Vaccines: Check temperatures twice a day
New: The truth about using VISs
Revised: Summary of rules for childhood immunization
Revised: Labor and delivery and nursery unit guidelines
Essential immunization resources from IAC: Videos, DVDs, record cards, CDs
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
 
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November 2001: Vol. 11(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [600 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Letters to the Editor
Vaccine Highlights
Unprotected Babies: Hepatitis B vaccine at birth saves lives!
How’s Your State Doing? Current U.S. immunization rates and hep B mandates 
New: Checklist for safe vaccine handling and storage 
New: Hepatitis A, B, and C: Learn the differences
New: Do I need any vaccinations today?
New: Vaccine products licensed for use in the United States, 2001
Revised: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Revised: Pneumococcal conjugate VIS
National and State Resources
Join the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
April 2001: Vol. 11(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [600 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Vaccine Highlights
What’s Your State Doing? State vaccination mandates for varicella & adult vaccines
Revised: Screening questionnaire for child and teen immunization and why we ask
New: Are you at risk for hepatitis A?
New: Are you at risk for hepatitis B?
New: Are you at risk for hepatitis C?
Revised: Summary of rules for childhood immunization
Revised: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
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July 2000: Vol. 10(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [800 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Letters to the Editor
Give babies hepatitis B vaccine at birth, by Harold Margolis, MD
Vaccine Highlights
Unprotected People! Infant dies of fulminant hepatitis B, 1999
What’s Your State Doing? State childhood vaccination rates and school mandates
Revised: Screening questionnaire for adult immunization
Revised: Summary of rules for childhood immunization
New: Vaccine Myths, by Paul A. Offit, MD, and Louis M. Bell, MD
Revised: Labor & delivery and nursery unit guidelines to prevent HBV transmission
New: What Would Happen if We Stopped Vaccinations? Part II, by CDC
Where to get immunization and hepatitis B print materials, videos, and more
Need Help? How to reach your state immunization, hepatitis, and VFC coordinators
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
 
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August 1999: Vol. 9(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [700 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Chinese physician urges continuation of newborn hepatitis B vaccination
ACIP Says Goodbye to OPV
AAFP recommends annual influenza vaccination to begin at age 50
Vaccine Highlights
Unprotected People! Infant dies of congenital rubella syndrome 
Vaccines Dramatically Reduce Disease in the Twentieth Century 
New: Give these people influenza vaccine!
New: Influenza Vaccine Information Statement (VIS)
Revised: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Revised: Screening questionnaire for child and teen immunization
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
March 1999: Vol. 9(1)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [600 MB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Surgeon General’s Warning: 45,000 adults die yearly from vaccine-preventable diseases
Today’s Vaccine Paradox by Samuel L. Katz, MD, Vaccine Initiative
Vaccine Highlights
Hepatitis B Vaccine Is Safe” by Neal Halsey, MD, Institute for Vaccine Safety
U.S. Congressman Joe Moakley encourages states to pass hepatitis B laws
Unprotected People: Two deaths ignite pneumococcal vaccine campaign
Revised: Summary of recommendations for childhood immunization
New: Rotavirus vaccine Information Statement (VIS)
New: What would happen if we stopped vaccinating? by CDC
New: “If you have sex, read this...” by Lynda Liu (reprinted from Mademoiselle)
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
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October 1998: Vol. 8(2)
WHAT'S INSIDE - [600 KB PDF]
Ask the Experts
Vaccinate, Don’t Vacillate! by Walter A. Orenstein, MD, Centers for Disease Control
Vaccine Highlights
It’s Federal Law! by Neal Halsey, MD, Institute for Vaccine Safety
What’s your state doing? Hepatitis B laws, pneumococcal, influenza rates, etc.
Unprotected People...Five varicella-related deaths
Polio vaccine Information Statement (VIS)
New: Vaccinations for adults with hepatitis C virus infection
Revised: Summary of recommendations for adult immunization
Revised: Dosage schedule of hepatitis A and B vaccines
National and State Resources
Support the Immunization Action Coalition Today!
April 1998: Vol. 8(1)
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Ask the Experts
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New: Basic knowledge about hepatitis B
New: Hep B and the health care worker
New: Pneumococcal Vaccine: Who needs it and who needs it again?
Revised: Summary of recommendations on childhood immunization
New: Every week thousands of sexually active people are Infected with hepatitis B
New: Standing orders for administering pneumococcal vaccine to adults
New: All kids 0 –18 need hepatitis B shots!
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October 1997: Vol. 7(2)
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Many under 65 need flu shots, too! and other Letters to the Editor
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Does Your Patient Have Chronic Hepatitis B? by Coleman I. Smith, MD
What’s your state doing? Immunization rates, hep B laws, pharmacists vaccinating
Vaccinations for Adults – You’re Never Too Old for Shots!
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization
Questions Parents Ask About Baby Shots
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February 1997: Vol. 7(1)
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Pharmacists vaccinate, too! and other Letters to the Editor
New DTaP vaccines, new childhood immunization schedule, polio news, and more
Confused About the Hepatitis B Panel? You're Not Alone!
Revised: Summary of rules for childhood immunization
Revised: When do children and teens need shots?
After the shots...What to Do if Your Child Has Discomfort
Immunizations...Not Just Kids' Stuff, a Brochure for Adults
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