January/February 2022 Issue
The Vaccine Dilemma [The Last Word]

In this short poem, a physician processes the dilemma of caring for patients who won’t take advice when it comes to vaccination.

July/August 2021 Issue
Talking About Vaccines During Pregnancy [Supplement]

Immunization is a vital component of prenatal care, offering protection from preventable diseases to patients who are pregnant and their fetuses. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends immunizing every patient who is pregnant during their third trimester with tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine and providing influenza vaccine to all patients who are pregnant during the flu season.

September/October 2020 Issue
Maternal Immunization Task Force for Pregnant Women: A Call to Action [Supplement]

July/August 2020 Issue
Increasing Pneumococcal Immunization Rates [Supplement]

This supplement from the American Academy of Family Physicians shares learnings from state chapter quality improvement initiatives designed to increase adult pneumococcal vaccination rates. The project was supported by a grant from Pfizer Independent Grants for Learning & Change.

July/August 2019 Issue
Adolescent Vaccination: Protect Their Future [Supplement]

Strategies to improve your adolescent patients’ immunizations.

May/June 2019 Issue
Improving Vaccination Rates for the 2018-2019 Influenza Season [Supplement]

This organizational supplement summarizes information and resources the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) develops, utilizes, and disseminates to family physicians and their health care teams to increase influenza vaccination rates.

November/December 2017 Issue
Back to Basics: Five Steps to Better Influenza Vaccination Rates [Feature]

Getting more patients immunized against the flu does not require complicated strategies.

September/October 2017 Issue
How to Talk to Reluctant Patients About the Flu Shot [Feature]

This three-step framework can help you address patients' concerns about influenza immunization.

Sep-Oct 2008 Issue
Launching a Community-Wide Flu Vaccination Plan [Feature]

When this community took a more organized approach to providing vaccinations rather than simply reacting to public demand, everyone benefited.

Oct 2007 Issue
Coding Flu Shots: Immunize Against Lost Revenue [Feature]

Make this hectic time of year a little smoother by reminding yourself and your staff how to code flu shots.

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