National Immunization Awareness Month is the perfect time to protect your patients from serious vaccine-preventable diseases by providing effective recommendations and answering questions.
- Evaluate every patient’s vaccine needs and follow recommended immunization schedules.
- Explain which vaccines patients need at every appointment and why.
- Empower your team to encourage vaccination.
- Provide resources to patients and parents.
Discussing the Importance of Vaccination at Every Stage of Life
Immunization is key to protecting children from 14 harmful diseases before they turn 2 years old, and healthcare professionals are the key to ensuring on-time vaccination. Get tips for talking to parents:
HPV causes about 27,000 cases of cancer a year. Two doses of HPV vaccine at 11 and 12 will provide long-lasting protection. Learn more: