• Influenza vaccine delays are a problem for pediatricians

    20 days ago - By Topix

    Pediatricians report influenza vaccine delivery delays as a significant problem, particularly for the Vaccines For Children program vaccines, leading to many missed opportunities for vaccination, according to a new survey being presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2018 Meeting. A nationally representative survey among pediatricians was conducted from June 2017 through September 2017 to assess the extent to which delays in receipt of influenza vaccine from private and VFC program stocks pose problems and provider contingency plans in the event of influenza vaccine delays.
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