Looking to Stay Updated on the Latest News in Child/Adolescent Immunizations?

Immunizations make up a significant amount of school-based health work, from School Nurses’ diligent compliance tracking to school-based health center medical staff providing shots on site. As such, staying up-to-date on the latest news and recommendations is key! Our friends in the Immunizations program at Public Health–Seattle & King County suggest the following resources to help you…

Vaccinate Before You Graduate!

It’s nearing the end of the school year and many of our high school clients are heading off on new professional and academic endeavors. Help ensure that along with their diploma, they leave school with all the recommended vaccines. It’s easy as 1-2-3! Adolescents should graduate high school with: ONE booster of Tdap vaccine (whooping cough protection)…

Changes to SPS Immunizations Records

Seattle Public Schools (SPS) will be using new tools and systems to track immunizations records. Starting in 2017, SPS will begin using a system called School Module developed by the Washington State Department of Health. The system will allow SPS to look up immunization records quickly to determine whether students have all the required vaccines for school.…