Got Your Shots? News - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Got Your Shots? News

An immunization update from the Minnesota Department of Health.

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December 2020 (PDF)

  • COVID-19 vaccine provider training updates
  • COVID-19 vaccine allocation guidance
  • COVID-19 vaccine provider registration
  • Updated MIIC resources
  • Keep vaccinating against flu!

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November 2020 (PDF)

  • COVID-19 vaccine update
  • New flu vaccine media campaign coming
  • COVID-19 vaccine webinars for people who work in health care
  • Pediatric vaccination gap
  • Reminder/recall notices for providers
  • Meningococcal booster dose school requirement
  • Single vaccine assessments in MIIC

October 2020 (PDF)

  • COVID-19 vaccine: where will the first doses go?
  • Interested in receiving and administering COVID-19 vaccine?
  • COVID-19 vaccine data reporting to MIIC
  • Pedatric vaccination gap
  • Understanding and preventing "not valid" vaccinations in MIIC

September 2020 (PDF)

  • Pedatric vaccination gap
  • Put your clinic on VaccineFinder
  • Fall flu guide is here
  • COVID-19 vaccine: What to expect
  • Curious about your immunization rates? Use the MIIC Assessment Reports!

August 2020 (PDF)

  • Trends in vaccination during the pandemic
  • COVID-19 vaccine update
  • Fall flu guide is coming
  • Strongly promote flu vaccination this season
  • 2020-21 MnVFC flu vaccine distribution
  • Immunization Quality Improvement for Providers (IQIP) update
  • Current VISs, August 2020

July 2020 (PDF)

  • Trends in vaccination during the pandemic
  • Resources for vaccination during COVID-19
  • New meningococcal quadrivalent vaccine
  • August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)
  • MIIC tips: Keep your account active and new security feature
  • Vaccine shipment reminders

June 2020 (PDF)

  • Closing immunization gaps caused by COVID-19
  • Increased importance of influenza vaccine this fall
  • Reminder postcard for meningococcal booster dose
  • School and child care requirements
  • 2020 Immunization conference cancelled

Special Edition - Continuing Pediatric Vaccination During COVID-19 (PDF)
April 1, 2020

February 2020 (PDF)

  • Save the date: 2020 Got Your Shots? Immunization Conference
  • Additional MnVFC influenza vaccine available to order
  • Immunization data updated on data portal
  • Updated recommendations for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis vaccines
  • Updated immunization schedules are posted
  • Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS)
  • MDH on social media
  • Get 'Got Your Shots? News' by email

January 2020 (PDF)

  • Infant pertussis cases highlight gaps in maternal Tdap vaccination
  • Think, test, treat (and vaccinate) to prevent pertussis
  • Give a VIS before vaccinating: It's the law!
  • Current VISs, January 2020
  • 2020-21 influenza vaccine prebook orders due today
  • Celebrate Immunization event

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Updated Wednesday, 23-Dec-2020 09:59:20 CST