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CDC publishes immunization data for kindergarten students during the 2016-17 school year
In the Oct. 13, 2017, issue of Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published reporting data related to kindergarten vaccination and exemption rates. Review the report to see where your state stands.
Online catch-up immunization scheduler from birth through 18 years old
The CDC recently published an online immunization scheduler tool for parents. The tool is based on the 2017 schedule. By entering their child’s birthdate and vaccination history, parents can get a printable schedule to assist in staying on schedule or catching up.
Alliance for Aging Research releases new immunization- and Medicare-related resources
The Alliance for Aging Research recently released a series of new materials for use with older adult patients.
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