Philadelphia Immunization Coalition meeting

You’re invited to the 2018 kick-off meeting of the Philadelphia Immunization Coalition on Wednesday, January 24th. Come to this meeting for:

  • Philadelphia Immunization Program program updates and 2018 objectives
  • New vaccine recommendations
  • Discussion of Teen health Week
  • An opportunity for immunization professionals and advocates to network

Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by emailing Susan Achiele (subaya1@yahoo.com) or philadelphiaimmunizationcoalition@live.com.

When:

  • Wednesday, January 24th
  • 9 AM registration
  • 9:30 AM to – 11:00 AM meeting

Location: GPHA, 1401 S 31st St, Second Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19146

 

 

Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide

New from the Immunization Action Coalition is Vaccinating Adults: A Step-by-Step Guide. This comprehensive, practical adult immunization resource is available for you to download, for free.

This guide provide easy-to-use, practical information on important activities for you to enhance your adult immunization services, including:

  • Setting up vaccination services
  • Storing and handling vaccines
  • Deciding who should receive which vaccines
  • Administering vaccines
  • Documenting vaccinations
  • Understanding financial considerations and billing information

Download this for free here.

VFC Providers: Flulaval no longer available

Attention VFC Providers: The Flulaval single-dose syringe influenzeavaccine product is no longer available through VFC.

You can still order Fluzone multi-dose vials for your VFC patients. Information on the Fluzone dosing and CPT codes is here.

Please contact Christine Wilson (215-685-6728) or Charma Miller (215-685-6667) with ordering questions.