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Got Your Shots? News

An immunization update from the Minnesota Department of Health.

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August 2022 (PDF)

  • New immunization resource
  • Vax to School
  • Novavax COVID-19 vaccine to include 12-17-year-olds
  • Flu vaccination recs are published
  • Influenza vaccine distribution is underway
  • UUAV influenza vaccine eligibility update
  • Monkeypox (MPX) vaccine
  • Entering data into MIIC
  • Broadcast Fax service ending

July 2022 (PDF)

  • Keep kids on track with well-child checks and immunizations
  • Pertussis reminder
  • Prepare for flu vaccine distribution
  • Discontinuation of Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids Adsorbed (DT) vaccine
  • Newly licensed 15-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for kids
  • Minnesota Health Care Programs (MCHP) provider billing for vaccine counseling visits
  • Broadcast Fax service ending

June 2022 (PDF)

  • COVID-19 vaccination recommendations for under 5
  • New MMR product
  • New child care data
  • MIIC webinar series
  • MDH vaccine protocols
  • Monkeypox
  • Immunization Champion Award
  • NAIIS 2022 Immunization Excellence Awards call for nominations

May 2022 (PDF)

  • Immunization rates decline for school-age kids
  • Adolescent vaccine reminder postcard
  • Are Your Kids Ready?
  • Think measles: before and after travel
  • Immunization Champion Award
  • COVID update
  • MIIC webinar series

April 2022 (PDF)

  • Traveling patients? Think measles!
  • Curious about your current immunization rates? Use the MIIC Assessment Reports!
  • Adult immunization web content updates
  • New Hepatitis B vaccination protocols published
  • Current VISs

March 2022 (PDF)

  • Need for more testing for varicella and zoster
  • Change of meningococcal vaccine products
  • Updated pneumococcal conjugate vaccine recommendations
  • Another hepatitis B vaccine for adults
  • Promote pediatric vaccination during National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) April 24-30, 2022
  • Immunization Quality Improvement for Providers (IQIP) can help raise coverage
  • MIIC texting project

February 2022 (PDF)

  • Updated interval for mRNA primary series
  • Update on Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for people under 5 years
  • ACIP recommends Moderna’s Spikevax (COVID-19 vaccine)
  • MIIC Client Follow-Up Training Video Updated
  • Promote HPV vaccination during International HPV Awareness Day on March 4

January 2022 (PDF)

  • Kids Deserve a Shot vaccine incentive program
  • Recombinant Zoster Vaccine (RZV) now recommended for immunocompromised people 19 years and older
  • COVID-19 vaccine updates
  • Vaccine recommendation updates
  • Influenza vaccine prebook for the 2022-2023 season

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Updated Tuesday, 30-Aug-2022 07:51:48 CDT