DPH: Immunization Information for Health Professionals

Immunization Information for Health Professionals

 

{color photograph of doctors and nurses} Use this page to find information and other website links for patient education, vaccine safety, clincial resources, school assessment records, heatlh professional education, news and events.


For information on enrollment, policy and forms for the health professional regarding the Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP For Providers) click on the link below:
Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP): Information for Providers




What's New
 

2016 Webinar/Teleconference Series
Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatric

Understanding Immunization
Matters in Preterm & Early Infancy


Wednesday, June 29th 2016 Webinar

12:10pm - 1:00pm


Immunizations are a crucial part of routine care for infants worldwide. This webinar will go over vaccine preventable diseases in infants, including those infants who are premature. 


Participants will be able to:

  • Describe the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices' vaccine recommendations for infants
  • Address the benefits of vaccination in young infants
  • Discuss prematurity and immunizations
  • Understand appropriate post-exposure prophylaxis for babies born to mothers who are hepatitis B positive
  • Understand the role of the pediatrician in the management of babies born to mothers who are hepatitis B positive

Click Here to Read More and Register


Patient Education


Vaccine Safety


Webinar/Teleconferences

  • The Department of Public Health (DPH), in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), sponsors teleconferences addressing current issues of interest to Connecticut Health Care Providers. To participate, all you need is a phone. Click here for AAP website for listings and registration.
  • Listing of DPH archived Teleconferences 

Communication Updates, Notices and Newsletters
School Assessment Records

Clinical Resources

·      Vaccine Administration Statements  

o   Vaccine Information Statements-other than English Language click<language index> tab 

·       Vaccine Administration Protocols

·       Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS)

·    CDC Storage and Handling Recommendations and Guidelines


·    Vaccine Preventable Disease Surveillance/Testing/Reporting

 

Resources For Health Professionals

Projects and Events


 

 

 

 

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