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  • Vaccinations
  • Most reported adverse reactions to these vaccinations are mild, and the benefits of immunization often outweigh the potential risks. (jaoa.org)
  • Administration of vaccinations should be integrated with other preventive services provided to adolescents. (cdc.gov)
  • Similarly, AMA and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) have proposed comprehensive recommendations that provide a framework for organizing the content and delivery of preventive health services (including vaccinations) for adolescents (4,5). (cdc.gov)
  • The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has advocated specific vaccinations for adolescents that are based on the patient's age and risk factors (6). (cdc.gov)
  • practices
  • The goal of this project, initiated in August 2012, was to help participating practices increase the rate of adolescent immunizations by at least 10% from their baseline assessment at the conclusion of the project. (aafp.org)
  • The Immunizations Office Champions project concluded in August 2015, with 18 out of 20 practices successfully completing it. (aafp.org)
  • The Adolescent Immunization Office Champions Project data suggest that the AAFP's strategies to create system changes played a key role in affecting changes in the practices' adolescent immunization rates for their patients. (aafp.org)
  • Summit participants described best practices to improve adolescent immunization rates by undertaking a quality improvement program or project, implementing a team-based approach, and developing a sustainability plan for the practice. (aafp.org)
  • The AAFP Adolescent Immunization Best Practices Summit was supported by an unrestricted grant from Sanofi Pasteur. (aafp.org)
  • The Immunizations Office Champions project concluded on May 31, 2014, with 19 out of 20 practices successfully completing it. (aafp.org)
  • The data suggests that the Office Champions Project performance improvement model and implementation of strategies to create systems changes played a key role in affecting changes in the practices' immunization rates for their patients. (aafp.org)
  • If you want to improve adolescent immunization rates in your clinic and your community, eight family medicine residencies across the United States have some best practices to share with you. (aafp.org)
  • The primary objective of a wide dissemination is ensure that the best practices, tools and strategies identified in the demonstration projects have the opportunity to be replicated on a larger scale and impact adolescent vaccination rates domestically and around the world. (adolescenthealth.org)
  • programme
  • Parental attitudes and information needs in an adolescent HPV vaccination programme. (ebscohost.com)
  • The introduction of routine human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for 12-year-old girls in 2008 represented a return to a public health strategy which had been abandoned in the UK with the discontinuation of routine BCG: namely the use of a rolling school-based adolescent immunisation programme. (bmj.com)
  • The week long programme focuses on health propaganda by meeting up with educational institutions, distributing slogans as educational material and providing immunization services up to the age of 18 years. (medindia.net)
  • Parents accompany children during immunization programme only till the age of 10 years, and then the immunization care comes to a complete stop, which is one of the reasons for the Indian Academy of Paediatrics decision to increase the age limit from 12 years to 18 years. (medindia.net)
  • Adolescent counselling services are also integral to the overall programme designed by the department. (medindia.net)
  • adult
  • Contact Courtnay Londo , Adolescent and Adult Immunization Coordinator. (michigan.gov)
  • Different names are assigned to age groups, but no matter what nomenclature is imposed, be it infant, child, pre-teens, post-teens or plain adolescent or young adult, children will always remain children. (medindia.net)
  • human papillomavirus
  • The article discusses a research on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination in reference to a study "HPV vaccination among adolescent males: Result from the National Immunization Survey-Teen," by P.L. Reiter, et al, in the April 16, 2013 issue of "Vaccine. (ebscohost.com)
  • The article reports on the results of a study in Hong Kong, China which unveil very low uptake of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine amongst adolescent girls, and suggest the need for a school-based education and provision. (ebscohost.com)
  • The article reports on the claim by Amanda Dempsey of the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit of Michigan and colleagues that it will probably take many years before a large percentage of adolescent girls in the U.S. are vaccinated with the human papillomavirus vaccine, during the 43rd. (ebscohost.com)
  • Immune response to quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine delivered at 0, 2, and 6 months in young adolescent females plateaus around 24 months after immunization. (ebscohost.com)
  • barriers associated
  • The summit was hosted by the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM), which, in February 2011, awarded grants of $150,000 to $160,000 to the 10 organizations for public health demonstration projects designed to address the unique barriers associated with vaccination uptake in the adolescent population. (adolescenthealth.org)
  • gaps
  • and AMA Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services {GAPS}: Recommendations and Rationale). (cdc.gov)
  • health
  • Yet, strikingly, up to 65% of parents reported not receiving a recommendation from a health care provider for immunizations. (aappublications.org)
  • NEWARK, N.J.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--The Partnership for Maternal and Child Health of Northern New Jersey (the Partnership), in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Health, today announced the winners for the fifth annual Protect Me With 3+ adolescent immunization awareness poster and video contest. (businesswire.com)
  • Immunizations are one of the greatest public health achievements. (adolescenthealth.org)
  • Grantees will finalize the results of their research in the closing months of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014 and write summary papers for publication in the Journal of Adolescent Health and other journals. (adolescenthealth.org)
  • During the 2008-2009 school year, recall for adolescent immunizations was conducted in four Denver Public middle school school-based health centers (SBHCs). (confex.com)
  • Adolescents are cared for, through school programmes and regular health check-ups and immunization. (medindia.net)
  • The department also has School Health Service where schools are approached to look after the adolescent students. (medindia.net)
  • Federal health officials are reviewing whether routine immunizations contributed to the deaths of as many as three North Idaho babies this fall, a spokesman for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this week. (wordpress.com)
  • This new strategy emphasizes vaccination of adolescents 11-12 years of age by establishing a routine visit to their health-care providers. (cdc.gov)
  • Improving
  • The importance of improving the vaccination levels and of providing other preventive services indicated for adolescents and young adults has been emphasized recently by many national organizations (Exhibit 1). (cdc.gov)