We don't have the same commitment to a comprehensive adult immunization program. ... Beyond that, both patients and providers, including internists I'm afraid, can use more education and familiarity with adult immunizations and the adult immunization
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The ACP Advance chronic care QI programs and resources span various clinical conditions and focus areas including adult immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.
QD: News Every Day--Less than one-third of PCPs stock all adult vaccines. ... ACP's tools for its Adult Immunization Initiative are online.
Editor's note: Val Jones, MD, guest authored this post, which originally appeared on her blog, Better Health . Over 10,000 Americans (mos...
support patients, physicians, health care teams, systems, and communities raise adult immunization rates and reduce vaccine-preventable diseases. ... In addition to ACP resources, these websites provide useful information and tools to raise patients'
Vaccination is an important part of preventive care, especially for patients with chronic diseases, yet adult immunization rates in the U.S. ... But it doesn't have to be that way.”. ACP convened an Advisory Group in March to discuss barriers to adult
Poland, professor of medicine and infectious diseases at Rochester's Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and chair of ACP's Adult Immunization Committee. ... But William Schaffner, MD, MACP, a professor at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn., who is a member
Recently added content in the tool includes modules on managing patient medication and engaging patients, with additional modules on chronic pain management, adult immunization, and diabetes mellitus coming soon.
One of the secrets of getting kids vaccinated is to take advantage of every patient encounter,” says Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MACP, a member of the ACP Adult Immunization Board. ... a rash, there is no reason you can't give them an immunization, unless
Marc Siegel, MD, Sol Katz Teaching Award. Cynthia Miller, MD, FACP, Adult Immunization Champion Award.