September 10, 2013
Contact: Dana Mortensen, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Phone: (267) 426-6092, email@example.com
The Vaccine Education Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (VEC) is launching Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know, a unique mobile app that allows busy parents to access up-to-date, reliable information about the science and safety of vaccines -- wherever and whenever they need it.
The Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know app is available for iPhone and includes comprehensive information about:
Additional features include:
The new app places the extensive resources from the VEC web site at parents’ fingertips in an easy-to-navigate mobile platform that parents can access at the doctor’s office, grocery store, or pharmacy, allowing parents to find immediate answers to questions wherever they arise and to help them make informed decisions regarding their child’s immunizations.
Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know is available as a free download from the iTunes store. Parents can also download the app directly from the VEC’s website by visiting http://vaccine.chop.edu/mobileapp.