Immunization: Strategies That Work
Additional Resources You Can
1998 Resource Guide for Adult and Adolescent Immunization - from NCAI
The National Coalition for Adult Immunization (NCAI) is pleased to announce the Third
Edition of the Resource Guide for Adult and Adolescent Immunization. The
is an extensive list of materials that addresses the broad issues of adult and adolescent
immunization as well as information about the ten adult and adolescent vaccine-preventable
diseases: tetanus, diphtheria, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, influenza, pneumococcal
pneumonia, measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella. Among the hundreds of resource
materials listed are brochures and pamphlets, newsletters, posters, reports, teaching
materials, and videotapes.
To receive a free copy of the 1998 Resource Guide for Adult and Adolescent
Immunization, please FAX your request to (301) 907-0878 or e-mail it to
Medicare Billing Made Easy for Influenza and Pneumococcal Pneumonia
Vaccinations Information Kit - from HCFA
The Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) has designed this Medicare
Billing Made Easy for Influenza and Pneumococcal Pneumonia Vaccinations Information
Kit for you to use in encouraging providers in your state to enroll in the Medicare
program. The kit includes a 20-minute videotape and printed guide that shows you how to
roster bill for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations.
To receive a price list and order copies, FAX your request to Karen Lucas at
Casals and Associates (HCFA contractor). FAX number: (410) 786-1873.
Adult Immunizations: Strategies that Work Videotape of an
Interactive Satellite Videoconference, Broadcast April 24, 1997
This live, interactive satellite videoconference for immunization providers and policy
makers features successful adult immunization programs from five health care settings:
private practice, managed care, hospitals, long term care, and public health. It also
debunks three common myths regarding adult immunization: necessity, safety and efficacy,
and coverage levels. Course instructors are Walter W. Williams, MD, MPH, Raymond A.
Strikas, MD, and William L. Atkinson, MD, MPH, all of the National Immunization Program at
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Atkinson also serves as course
To order a single copy of the video, send your request to
Information/Distribution Center, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mail Stop E-34, Atlanta Georgia 30333.
Order code 00-6622.