Resources for Older Adults
Flyers and poster encouraging older adults to protect their health by getting vaccinated can be posted on bulletin boards in healthcare offices, clinics, pharmacies, or other community venues.
The flyers are suitable for printing on your office printer.
Protect your patients with the new shingles vaccine
CDC recommends new shingles vaccine (Shingrix) for adults 50 and older. Color only.
Our Best Shot: The Importance of Vaccines for Older AdultsExternal is a short animated film from the Alliance for Aging Research that urges older adults to lead their families in vaccination by getting their recommended vaccines, and encouraging their loved ones to do the same. The video gives an overview of how vaccines work, explains the need for vaccination later in life, and encourages communication with healthcare professionals.
Older Adults Can Get Added Protection Against Pneumococcal Disease This Flu SeasonCdc-word UPDATED APR 2016
Length: Approximately 550 words
This short article informs readers about the new pneumococcal vaccination recommendation for adults 65 years or older and explains why it is important for older adults to be up-to-date on this and other vaccines recommended for them.
Place this Web button on your website to encourage your adult audiences to protect themselves and their loved ones with vaccination.
To add any this button to your website, have a Web developer or IT staff copy this code onto your website.
Encourage Vaccination Against Shingles
This button links to the shingles page.
Copy this code to your website.