Nursing center resident influenza and pneumococcal vaccination coverage

Barbara Bardenheier, PhD
Priority area:
Influenza vaccination
This qualitative study captures information on nursing centers’ policies and practices related to influenza and pneumonia vaccination
Brown studies have established significant variation in facility-level resident influenza and pneumococcal vaccine coverage. There is a need to understand how practices differ between centers with low and high coverage before testing an intervention to increase uptake. The team will also capture some information related to COVID-19 vaccination.
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Geographic variation in influenza vaccination among U.S. nursing home residents: A national study.

High-dose flu vaccine reduces hospital visits for nursing center residents

High-dose flu vaccine is cost effective for nursing center residents

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