Vaccines

 

What flu vaccines should your practice use?

August 09, 2019

There are a lot of options when it comes to flu vaccines, and now is the time to start thinking about-and better understanding-the differences

How to make vaccinations work for your practice

August 08, 2019

Vaccines can sometimes be a drain on practices. Mistakes in ordering, storing, or billing for vaccines can lead to losses. Here’s how to avoid these traps.

Nearly half of adult patients skeptical of vaccines, survey finds

July 18, 2019

The survey, conducted for the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), identified three reasons for skepticism.

Physician perceptions a major barrier to adult vaccination

July 09, 2019

A new report reveals physicians have issues they need to resolve to move adult immunization forward.

Primary care physicians may be key to improve hepatitis vaccination

July 08, 2019

A new study reveals that primary care offices are the best place to receive hepatitis vaccines, but more work is needed to improve timing.

New study: Change message to improve adult vaccination rate

June 07, 2019

Adult vaccination should be promoted as a way to improve health, rather than just avoid disease, according to a new report

Measles outbreak: Do adults need a booster?

June 06, 2019

CDC has issued a statement to put to rest the question of whether adults need a booster for measles protection

Get ready for questions on measles booster

May 14, 2019

Mainstream media is raising the alarm on measles and posing a question about vaccine boosters. Are you ready to answer your patients’ questions?

ACIP updates vaccine recommendations, AAFP mailing support materials

May 14, 2019

The AAFP is mailing out new vaccine tables to help both clinicians and their patients understand the newest recommendations.

New research may lead to norovirus vaccine

October 11, 2018

New tools to study the norovirus may lead to vaccines or even immunotherapy.