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




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AAP Policy Statements


The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published two policy statements yesterday, “Countering Vaccine Hesitancy” and “Medical Versus Non-Medical Immunization Exemptions for Child Care and School Attendance”, for the September issue of Pediatrics. In light of these statements, we’d like remind you of some of the resources available on AAP’s and CDC’s websites to support clinicians in their vaccine conversations with parents. 


AAP: Resource for Communicating with Families

CDC: Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents



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

 




For more information or to contact the Immunization Program, please call:
860-509-7929, during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

 

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