Influenza Vaccine Information For Health Professionals

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Note: On June 22, 2016, CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended not using the nasal spray flu vaccine for the 2016-17 season due to poor effectiveness. The content on this website will be reviewed and updated prior to the 2016-17 flu season.
MMWR: Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices – United States, 2016-17 Influenza Season
Attention: Non-MDH link
2016-17 Minnesota Fall Flu Guide coming soon

  • Storage and Handling
    Guidelines to ensure that patients receive viable vaccine and that valuable doses of vaccine don’t go to waste because of improper storage and handling.
  • FluVaxView
    Influenza vaccination coverage for the U.S. estimated by CDC. Attention: Non-MDH link
  • PRAMS Issue Brief (PDF)
    Influenza Vaccination Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women in Minnesota: The Importance of the Prenatal Care Provider. Attention: Non-MDH link

Additional Resources

Updated Friday, August 26, 2016 at 11:15AM