Many federal, state and non-profit resources are available to support the efforts to increase adult immunization nationally and in Massachusetts. The following is a selected list of resources:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH)
- Recommendations and Resources for the Control of Influenza
- Control of Influenza and Pneumococcal Disease in Long-Term Care Facilities
- MDPH Influenza-Like Illness Sentinel Surveillance Guide Video – Want to help track the flu? Watch this video to find out more! This video provides a brief overview of MDPH’s influenza sentinel surveillance program and serves as a quick introduction for interested providers and/or a refresher for providers already in the program. This video describes how data and specimens are submitted by medical providers across Massachusetts and addresses best practices and frequently asked questions.
Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS)
Other Immunization-Related Organizations