Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit

The 2020 Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit is a comprehensive guide that reflects best practices for vaccine storage and handling from Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations, product information from vaccine manufacturers, and scientific studies.

The toolkit has been updated for 2020 to clarify language including:

  • Beyond use date (BUD)
  • Routine maintenance for vaccine storage units
  • New definition added to the glossary

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The Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit is a comprehensive guide that reflects best practices for vaccine storage and handling from Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations, product information from vaccine manufacturers, and scientific studies.

Vaccine Storage and Handling Resources

Access additional resources including web-based trainings, videos, checklists, and references related to vaccine storage and handling.

These example vaccine labels can be used to organize vaccines within the storage unit. Referenced in the storage and handling toolkit.

Vaccines Storage and Handling Toolkit

View, download, and print the 2020 Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit.

Page last reviewed: July 11, 2019