Article | This study evaluates the impact of using IIS data to identify unmet vaccination needs in adults seeking the influenza vaccine. The study found a 41.4% increase in the number of vaccines administered, and signiﬁcant improvements in routinely recommended adult vaccination rates, when pharmacists in 8 practices utilized IIS data at the point of care to identify unmet vaccination needs, educate patients, and improve vaccination rates.
Authors of this Resource:
Benjamin M. Bluml, American Pharmacists Association Foundation
Kelly A. Brock, PharmD, KB Pharmacy Solutions, Inc.
Scott Hamstra, MD, US Public Health Service (retired)
Lisa Tonrey, MHA, US Public Health Service (retired)