Immunization Best Practices

Immunization Best Practices

  • Vaccine Storage Guide
    Two-page illustrated guide on vaccine storage temperatures and where and how to store vaccine in a refrigerator-only unit, freezer-only unit, and combination refrigerator/freezer unit. Includes tips for proper storage and management of vaccines.
  • Transporting Refrigerated Vaccine
    A resource from the California Department of Public Health's EZIZ website with information on proper transporting of refrigerated vaccines.

Schedules

Pocket Guides

Contraindications and Precautions

Specific Populations

  • Pregnancy and Vaccination
    CDC's toolkit for prenatal care providers for increasing the use of maternal vaccines by ob-gyns, nurse-midwives, and other health care professionals.
  • Pregnancy and Vaccination
    CDC's toolkit for prenatal care providers for increasing the use of maternal vaccines by ob-gyns, nurse-midwives, and other health care professionals.
  • Vaccine Protocols
    Information and templates for writing a vaccine administration order, also called a protocol.
  • Vaccine Product Summary (PDF)
    Summary chart showing each vaccine's generic and brand names, manufacturer, age group licensed to receive, dosing information, and administration route.
  • Contracts and Credentialing with Health Plans
    A contract documents the obligations and responsibilities of each health plan, practitioner, and provider organization. Credentialing determines practitioner or provider competency to deliver acceptable medical care.
  • Claims Management
    Medical claims management software systems automate clinic procedures and activities, and in some cases, can be used as clearinghouses.
  • Denial Reason Codes
    Explanations of the four most commonly used denial codes classifications.
Updated Wednesday, 23-Jan-2019 11:44:27 CST