HHS Expands Access to Childhood Vaccines during COVID-19 Pandemic

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a third amendment to the Declaration under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act (PREP Act) to increase access to lifesaving childhood vaccines and decrease the risk of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks as children across the United States return to daycare, preschool and school. “Today‚Äôs action […]

National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP)

The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) is a federal program providing compensation to people found to be injured by certain vaccines. The VICP is located in the HHS, Health Resources and Services Administration, Healthcare Systems Bureau, Division of Vaccine Injury Compensation. For more information on the VICP, please contact: National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Parklawn […]

National Immunization Awareness Month Toolkit

Did you know August is National Immunization Awareness Month?? Below is a message from the CDC regarding promotion tools and resources. Please consider promoting National Immunization Awareness Month to your members!   Dear Partners: August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)! NIAM is an annual observance to highlight the value of immunization across the lifespan, […]