After decades of decline, progress has stalled in preventing stroke deaths. Although we have made excellent progress as a nation in treating stroke risk factors, almost 800,000 people in the United States have a stroke each year, and more than 140,000 die as a result. Rising rates of obesity and other risk factors may be …
HealthInsight - the Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) serving Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon and Utah - is collaborating with pharmacy chains in its four-state region to boost vaccination rates among older adults.
Learn how the New England Quality Innovation Network (QIN)-Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) for Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont—partnered with a local Spanish-language public radio station to encourage immunizations and improve population health.
Providers and other health care quality stakeholders are invited to join the Quality Innovation Network National Coordinating Center on Tuesday, May 2 for its next National Learning & Action Network virtual training entitled “Immunization: Everyone’s Responsibility.”
The new app provides health care professionals with up-to-date immunization information at the tips of their fingers.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month. People of all ages need vaccines, not just children. Vaccines can prevent a number of diseases and the serious complications caused by the disease. Take the following quiz to see what vaccines adults and adolescents should receive. English version: http://www2.cdc.gov/nip/adultimmsched/ Spanish version: http://www2.cdc.gov/nip/adultimmsched/quiz-sp.asp Talk to your health care provider about …
A coalition led by the Atlantic Quality Innovation Network is succeeding in its efforts to change the way South Carolinians think about immunizations.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Associate Director of Adult Immunizations, Carolyn Bridges, MD, discusses the importance of open dialogue between patients and providers around vaccinations for the entire family.