Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide

The Immunization Action Coalition has released a new resource, Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide. As vaccinators working in the rapidly-evolving world of adult immunization, the updated version of the guide provides practical information in a comprehensive, easy-to-use format. Each chapter is comprised of helpful tools and resources to help healthcare providers implement or enhance their immunization services.

The updated document includes practical guidance on:

  • setting up for vaccination services
  • storing and handling vaccines
  • deciding which people should receive which vaccines
  • administering vaccines
  • documenting vaccinations (including legal issues)
  • understanding financial considerations and billing information

By releasing the Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide in an easy-to-use online document, healthcare providers will have access to the most recent information on adult vaccination practices. To obtain your copy of the Vaccinating Adults:  A Step-by-Step Guide, visit: http://www.immunize.org/guide/.

About Kim Rodgers

Kim Rodgers serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments’ best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in infectious disease and preparedness through NACCHO’s communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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