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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!
Table of Contents: March 2015 Issue PAGE NO.
Vaccinate Adults March 2015
Vaccinate Adults: Vol. 19(1)
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Multi-State Measles Outbreaks Continue to Spread: These Resources Can Help You 1
Guidance for healthcare providers and travelers, as well as helpful resources
Ask the Experts: CDC Answers Questions 1, 21
CDC immunization experts Andrew Kroger, MD, MPH and Donna Weaver, RN, MN, answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration    
Vaccine Information Statements in Up to 40 Languages 2
Translations of these federally required documents are available on IAC's website – this section also includes publication details about Vaccinate Adults and lists publication staff, IAC staff, and the board of directors
Donate to IAC and Products You Can Purchase from IAC 3
Descriptions and ordering information for laminated immunization schedules, immunization record cards, and 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
Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization 6–10
Five-page reference table on appropriate use, scheduling, and contraindications of adult vaccines
Administering Vaccines to Adults: Dose, Route, Site, and Needle Size 11
One-pager provides two charts for HCP: (1) dose and route and (2) injection site and needle size
New! HPV Vaccine: A Guide for Young Adults 12
One-page handout provides answers to common questions about HPV and HPV vaccination
Pneumococcal Handouts for Staff and Patients 13
Collection of staff tools and patient education pieces about the use of both pneumococcal vaccines (PCV13 and PPSV23)
Patient Handouts: Schedules for All Adults and High-risk Adults 14
IAC's suite of patient-friendly guides cover vaccination recommendations for all adults, including those with health conditions
Using Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines: What You Should Know 15
This handout answers frequently asked questions about using standing orders for administering vaccines
Standing Orders for Administering Vaccines to Adults 16
This handy table provides a listing of IAC's popular standing orders for vaccination, including the dates and links for each standing order
Vaccines Work! 17
Chart of CDC statistics demonstrate that vaccination resulted in dramatic declines in vaccine-preventable diseases
Healthcare Personnel Vaccination Recommendations 18
Brief summary of ACIP recommendations for the vaccination of HCP
Screening Checklist for Contraindications and Precautions to Vaccines 19
Checklists covers precautions and contraindications to vaccination for adults
Screening Checklists for Contraindications to Influenza Vaccines 20
Checklists covers precautions and contraindications to vaccination with IIV and LAIV
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form 22
Order 2015 laminated immunization schedules, patient record cards, and the "Immunization Techniques" DVD
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