For the upcoming influenza season, influenza vaccination will be more important than ever to reduce the impact of respiratory illnesses in the population and resulting burdens on the healthcare system during the COVID-19 pandemic.1
Here are some strategies and considerations for administering flu vaccine during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Take Advantage of Every Opportunity to Vaccinate Against the Flu
- Routine vaccination is an essential preventive care service for children, adolescents, and adults (including pregnant women) that should not be delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic1
- Wellness visits can be useful for assessing your patients’ vaccination status1