The National Adult Immunization Plan Released

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has released the National Adult Immunization Plan (NAIP) to provide an overview of actions needed to be undertaken by federal and nonfederal partners to protect public health and achieve optimal prevention of infectious diseases and their consequences through vaccination of adults.

The plan establishes four key goals, each of which is supported by objectives and strategies to guide implementation through 2020. The goals focus on strengthening infrastructure, improving access, increasing community demand, and fostering innovation to guide implementation of efforts aimed at optimizing the adult immunization system. View the NAIP and learn more about the many efforts underway to improve adult immunization at

About Alyson Jordan

Alyson Jordan serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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