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QI project helps raise vaccination rates | ACP Internist

With patients likely to decline all vaccinations, of any kind, due mainly to concerns about safety or adverse effects, physicians opted to work with ACP's “I Raise the Rates” initiative as a quality improvement project.

QD: News Every Day--Flu vaccination improves for health care workers : ACP Internist

Flu vaccination coverage among health care providers improved to about two-thirds coverage but remains below the national target of 90%, the...

QD: News Every Day--Vaccination rates rising among health care professionals : ACP Internist

72% of health care personnel reported getting the flu vaccine for the 2012–13 season, an increase from 66.9% coverage during the previous se...

More health workers unsure about H1N1 vaccination : ACP Internist

In a follow-up to Tuesday's post that found Canadian health workers might refuse an H1N1 vaccine during a pandemic, another report finds a...

Celebrities, candidates irresponsible about vaccination opinions : ACP Internist

Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann has been in the health care headlines recently, saying the HPV vaccine was dangerous. Although doct...

QD: News Every Day--Drop in vaccination rates linked to autism fears : ACP Internist

The belief that vaccines are linked to autism is hurting kids by causing an alarming drop in vaccination rates, according to a report by the...

How much more stupid can mandatory vaccination policies get? : ACP Internist

Forbes.com recently reported on a psychologist at an academic medical center in New York who was fired because she didn't receive the influ...

End or beginning for mandatory influenza vaccination of health care workers? : ACP Internist

“Just don't let the human factor fail to be a factor at all” —Andrew Bird, Tables and Chairs We are all in favor of protecting patients from...

Post-exposure vaccination for Ebola : ACP Internist

The ongoing Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa continues to underscore the importance of a strong international public health infrastructur...

QD: News Every Day--Government-funded vaccinations prevented illness in millions, saved billions : ACP Internist

A government program implemented in 1994 likely prevented an estimated 322 million illnesses, 21 million hospitalizations, and 732,000 death...

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