Published on in Vaccine Update for Healthcare Providers
The CDC has updated or released the following useful resources:
- Updated Recommendations for Use of MenB-FHbp Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine — publication of two dose Trumenba® recommendations.
- The Adult Vaccine Quiz — guides adults in determining which vaccines they may be recommended to receive.
- Childhood Vaccine Quiz — guide to assist parents in determining which vaccines may be recommended for their child; now covers children from birth to 18 years of age.
- Customizable presentation, “How Your Child Care Program Can Support Immunization” — this slide deck was prepared by the CDC and can be used by health departments, coalitions and other agencies and programs that work with child care providers. Presenters can add their own logos and state-specific information.
NLM video tutorial
The National Library of Medicine has an online tutorial showing people how to evaluate health information on a website. The 16-minute video provides a series of questions for users to answer when viewing a health information website and compares two fictitious sites to illustrate well- versus poorly-constructed sites.
Categories: Vaccine Update June 2017
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.