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Vaccinate Adults is a publication written for health professionals who provide services for adults. Every issue includes the Ask the Experts feature by CDC experts who answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration and copyright-free print materials from IAC to photocopy and hand out to clinic staff and patients. The technical content of Vaccinate Adults is reviewed for accuracy by CDC. Subscribe to Vaccinate Adults - it's free!
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Vaccinate Adults November 2015
Vaccinate Adults: Vol. 19(3)
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ACIP Expands Recommendations for the Use of Meningococcal Serogroup B Vaccine to Include Adolescents and Young Adults 1
Two serogroup B meningococcal (MenB) vaccines available for use in people age 10–25 years
Ask the Experts: CDC answers questions 1, 14, 15
CDC immunization experts Andrew Kroger, MD, MPH, and Donna Weaver, RN, MN, answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration    
MCV4: You’re Not Done If You Give Just One. Give 2 MCV4 Doses to Strengthen Protection. 2
New initiative reminds clinicians to give dose #2 at age 16
Products You Can Purchase from IAC 3
Descriptions and ordering information for The Vaccine Handbook, laminated schedules, immunization record cards, and "Immunization Techniques" DVD – this section also includes the names and affiliations of IAC's advisory board members
Vaccine Highlights: Recommendations, schedules, and more 4–5
Updates on licensed vaccines, news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and table of current VIS dates
Workshops on Using Standing Orders to Vaccinate Adults 6
Information on upcoming workshops to help you easily implement standing orders in your practice
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization (Age 19 years and older) 7–11
Five-page reference table on appropriate use, scheduling, and contraindications of adult vaccines
It's Federal Law! You must give your patients current Vaccine Information Statements 12
Provides new information about the use of VISs and the ways they can be distributed
Meningococcal Vaccine Recommendations by Age and Risk Factor for Serogroups A, C, W, or Y Protection 13
This one-page chart describes which MenACWY vaccine is needed by age group or risk factor.
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form 16
Order laminated immunization schedules (in March 2016), patient record cards, the "Immunization Techniques" DVD, and "The Purple Book"
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