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Adult Immunization

ACP's Adult Immunization Initiative provides important resources as well as vaccine information to help physicians increase adult immunization in their practices.

2018 ACIP Adult Immunization Schedule recommends changes to shingles and MMR vaccines

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) released its 2018 Recommended Immunization Schedule for adults with changes to the administration of the herpes zoster and measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccines. Published in Annals of Internal Medicine, the schedule includes a cover page with references, resources, approved acronyms, and instructions for specific patient populations. Learn more

Webinars and Videos

ACP Videos

The following videos are from Dr. Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MD, MACP explaining the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Adult Immunization Recommendations. Updated for 2018.

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ACP Webinars

These recorded webinars cover the latest vaccine recommendations for adults and how to utilize the entire office team in organizing immunization services in your practice.

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I Raise the Rates

This ACP Quality Connect program is a collaborative, data-driven campaign to support patients, physicians, health care teams, systems, and communities in raising adult immunization rates and reducing vaccine preventable diseases.

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Aging and Immunity: The Important Role of Vaccines 

This free physician guide provides an understanding of the biological impact of aging on immunity and the value of vaccination as an effective tool in reducing the risk for vaccine-preventable diseases in older adults. Developed by ACP, in partnership with the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) and the American Pharmacists Association (APhA).

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Hepatitis B Vaccination, Screening, and Linkage to Care

This High Value Care Task Force paper from ACP and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presents best practice statements for hepatitis B vaccination, screening, and linkage to care.

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Other topics you may find interesting

Immunization for Residents

ACP's Quality Connect Adult Immunization and Quality Improvement for Residents training program will teach residents about the science of adult immunizations and provide evidence-based strategies for increasing vaccination rates.

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Campaign for Adult Immunization

ACP is a proud member of the Campaign for Adult Immunization, an initiative of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases to ensure that all adults are fully aware of, and have access to, appropriate immunizations.

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