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CDC's On-Demand Immunization Education and Training
The Centers for Disease Controland Prevention (CDC) provides a series of on-demand videos providing an overview of vaccination principles, general best practices, immunization strategies, and specific information about vaccine-preventable diseases and the vaccines that prevent them. Continuing education available for each event.
Web link    Date Added: 07/17/2020    Date Last Modified: Jul 17 2020 2:01PM  
Flu Resources
View and share these easy-to-read facts about the flu and flu vaccinations with your patients.
Web link    Date Added: 10/23/2014    Date Last Modified: Oct 23 2014 12:00AM  
Flyer: Is It Allergies or Something Else?
You may be confused about whether your symptoms are truly allergy related, flu or symptoms of an infection like COVID-19. This flyer helps distinguish the differences.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 05/12/2022    Date Last Modified: Jun 20 2022 3:46PM  
Influenza Mini-Toolkit
This mini-toolkit includes influenza vaccine resources for the nursing home team as well as residents and their families.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 02/03/2021    Date Last Modified: Mar 24 2022 11:18PM  
Long Term Care Infection Control Worksheet
Use this worksheet comprised of both regulatory requirements and best practices in infection prevention and control to help create an improved infection prevention and control program.
Web link    Date Added: 05/19/2020    Date Last Modified: May 19 2020 5:56PM  
National Immunization Awareness Month Begins Aug. 1
August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), highlighting the importance of vaccinations for people of all ages. Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's NIAM website for educational resources directed to both health care professionals and the general population. These free tools can help your facility raise awareness about the benefits of vaccinations and address common questions and concerns.
Web link    Date Added: 08/01/2022    Date Last Modified: Aug 1 2022 9:34AM  
Pneumonia Mini-Toolkit
This toolkit includes pneumonia vaccine resources for nursing home team members as well as residents and their families.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 02/12/2021    Date Last Modified: Mar 22 2021 12:35PM  
Quality Measure Tip Sheet: Influenza Vaccine – Long & Short Stay
The Quality Measure Tip Sheet provides an overview of the influenza vaccine measure, MDS coding requirements and additional tips and assessment considerations.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 04/02/2020    Date Last Modified: Jan 15 2021 10:11AM  
Quality Measure: Percent of Residents Assessed and Appropriately Given the Pneumococcal Vaccine (Short-Stay)
View this video recording to learn more about the Quality Measures (QM) specification for the percent of short-stay residents who were accessed and appropriately given the pneumococcal vaccine. Duration: 13:24
Video    Date Added: 07/29/2021    Date Last Modified: Jul 29 2021 6:12PM  
Quality Measure: Percent of Residents Assessed and Appropriately Given the Seasonal Influenza Vaccine (Short-Stay)
View this video recording to learn more about the Quality Measures (QM) specification for the percent of short-stay residents who were accessed and appropriately given the seasonal influenza vaccine. Duration: 14:52
Video    Date Added: 07/29/2021    Date Last Modified: Jul 29 2021 6:13PM  
Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide
Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide provides 142 pages of practical information in an easy-to-use format to help you implement or enhance adult immunization services in your health care setting. The guide also includes an abundance of web addresses and references to assist you in staying up-to-date with the most current information. Developed by staff at the Immunization Action Coalition, the Guide had several early reviews for technical accuracy by subject matter experts at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Vaccine Program Office.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 03/01/2021    Date Last Modified: Feb 26 2021 7:14PM  
Vaccine Process Review
Use this tool to identify process gaps and improvement opportunities related to influenza, pneumonia and COVID-19 vaccines.
Adobe PDF    Date Added: 07/19/2021    Date Last Modified: Jul 19 2021 1:05PM