Published onVaccine Update for Healthcare Providers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released an evidence-based field guide designed to help groups increase COVID-19 vaccination rates in their communities. Developed for public health departments and community organizations, the tool offers 12 strategies that have been found to effectively increase vaccination rates. The 48-page guide:
- Describes three types of barriers, including structural, behavioral and informational
- Offers tools for assessing the needs of a particular community
- Provides research-based understanding and COVID-19-related examples for each of the 12 strategies
Materials in this section are updated as new information and vaccines become available. The Vaccine Education Center staff regularly reviews materials for accuracy.
You should not consider the information in this site to be specific, professional medical advice for your personal health or for your family's personal health. You should not use it to replace any relationship with a physician or other qualified healthcare professional. For medical concerns, including decisions about vaccinations, medications and other treatments, you should always consult your physician or, in serious cases, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel.