Preventive Care: Immunizations

Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Identify specific recommendations surrounding zoster and measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccines. 

2. Outline the 2018 vaccination recommendations for patients who are pregnant, asplenic, or who have immunocompromising conditions. 

3. Advise patients with a history of an adverse event following immunization on the recommendation for reimmunization.

4. Consider strategies to improve vaccination coverage among groups impacted by social disparities.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022

David T. Walsworth, MD, FAAFP – Course Chair; Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs; Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022
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