Resources

Visit the following links for direct access to organizations throughout the United States specializing in immunization news, social media support, technical assistance, and networking.

American Academy of Pediatrics

A project to promote high quality immunization in the medical home through educating pediatricians about quality improvements, vaccine financing, and risk communication

American College of Physicians

Closing the Gap: Adult Immunization is a practice-based, team-oriented quality improvement programs aimed at increasing immunization rates among adults with chronic diseases.

American Nurses Association- ANA Immunize

The Bringing Immunity to Every Community initiative is a two-year cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to promote immunizations among nurses and their surrounding communities.

Academic Pediatric Association

A project to develop an effective vaccine safety curriculum for pediatric residents to be disseminated through an online resource called TIDE (Teaching Immunization Delivery and Evaluation).

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

This project assesses immunization training needs of various healthcare providers and develops effective immunization training products to meet those needs.

California Immunization Coalition

The California Immunization Coalition is a non-profit, public-private partnership dedicated to achieving and maintaining full immunization protection for all Californians to promote health and prevent serious illness.

Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition

A statewide nonprofit, the Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition (CCIC) works with health care providers, public health departments, businesses, policy makers, and community organizations to ensure children get the vaccines they need to keep Colorado’s kids healthy.

Dr. Ari Brown/ Baby 411

The latest news on infant and toddler health from the authors of Baby 411, Toddler 411, and Expecting 411.

Every Child By Two (ECBT)

ECBT strives to provide the most accurate, up-to-date, scientifically-based information on childhood immunizations.  Through the website, ECBT shares article and information provided by the organization, as well as information that is best presented by other authorities or sources.

EZ-IZ

A one-stop shop for immunization training and resources. Based in California EZ-IZ,  offers information about vaccine administration, storage and handling, Flu and disease prevention and links to additional sources and organizations.

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)

The IAC works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease by creating and distributing educational materials that enhance the delivery of safe and effective immunization services. The Coalition also facilitates communication about the use of vaccines within the broad immunization community of patients, parents, health care organizations, and government health agencies.

Immunize Nevada

Immunize Nevada is a diverse partnership of individuals, businesses and organizations committed to improving and protecting the health of children, teens, adults, and seniors in Nevada. Our mission is to promote health and prevent the incidence of vaccine preventable diseases in Nevada through community partnerships and education.

Immunize Washington

The Immunization Action Coalition of Washington consists of individuals and organizations interested in advancing the mission of timely and effective immunizations for all residents of Washington. The goal of this website is to be a resource for coalition members, partners and the public.

Families Fighting Flu

Families Fighting Flu is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization established in 2004 that is made up of families and health care practitioners. Through education and advocacy, Families Fighting Flu hopes to improve the rates of childhood flu vaccinations and help reduce the number of childhood illnesses and deaths caused by the flu each year.

National Public Health Information Coalition (NPHIC)

NPHIC serves as a channel through which the directors of public health information, located in American states and territories, may exchange and share communication methods, techniques and information for the enrichment and improvement of public health programs – the intent of which is to “make public health public.”

Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases (PKIDS)

A project to enhance the knowledge and use of new media by immunization educators, and increase the ease of collaboration among this group.

Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents (CDC)

These materials, collectively called Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents, have been developed by CDC, to help you assess parents’ needs, identify the role they want to play in making decisions for their child’s health, and then communicate in ways that meet their needs.

Shot By Shot

Shot by shot provides a storybank of real-life stories told by survivors, family members, friends, and health care providers determined to bring first-hand experiences to new generations through stories that touch, educate, and remind us of the value of prevention.

The Arizona Partnership for Immunization (TAPI)

TAPI is a non-profit statewide coalition of over 400 members working to deliver appropriate immunizations to at least 90% of Arizona’s two-year-old children before their second birthday and to encourage appropriate immunizations through the lifespan.

Texas Department of State Health Services

Check out the Texas Department of State Health Services for helpful information, including videos and downloadable fliers to get the word out the upcoming flu season

Text4Baby

Text4baby is a free mobile information service designed to promote maternal and child health. An educational program of the National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB), text4baby provides pregnant women and new moms with information they need to take care of their health and give their babies the best possible start in life.

Why I Choose

The I Choose website includes informational pages regarding, vaccine safety, the vaccine schedule, the diseases that are prevented by vaccines, recent vaccine-preventable-disease outbreaks in California and general vaccine information.