Closing Gaps and Overcoming Barriers in
Adolescent and Adult Immunizations: Expert Perspectives for Improved
A continuing medical education
activity provided by NAMCP and AAMCN
This activity is an archive from the webinar held November 4, 2020
This activity is valid from February 1, 2021 to March 1, 2022
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This activity is intended for healthcare professionals practicing in
managed care environments.
This activity is supported by
an educational grant from
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
The world of immunizations in adolescents and adults has changed
dramatically over the past 10 years. From newer vaccines to changing
guidelines, the landscape has changed for payers, providers and
patients. This two-part webinar series will take a close look at
those changes on immunizations in adolescents and adults. Attendees
will be updated on the latest data and guidelines to help increase
rates, costs and patient outcomes.
Upon completion of this
activity, participants will be able to:
Examine recent guideline and
recommendation updates on adolescent and adult immunizations
Identify adolescents who are at
increased risk for vaccine-preventable diseases and thus should
Assess the latest clinical
guidelines regarding the timing of HPV immunizations in
preteens, teens and young adults
Describe common barriers to
effective immunization practices among diverse patient
Examine current adult vaccination
recommendations for the influenza; pneumococcal; and herpes
Identify strategies to address
common barriers and misperceptions to effective immunization
||Rachel Caskey, MD, MAPP
Chief, Division of Academic Internal Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
University of Illinois at Chicago
Caskey has no relevant financial relationships to
MD has no real or perceived financial relationships to
Jeremy Williams has no real or perceived financial
relationships to disclose.
Jacqueline Cole, RN, MS, CMCN has no real or perceived
financial relationships to disclose.
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the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint
providership of the National Association of Managed Care Physicians
(NAMCP) and American Association of Managed Care Nurses (AAMCN). The
National Association of Managed Care Physicians is accredited by the
ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
NAMCP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA
PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Each
physician should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their
participation in the activity.
The American Association of Managed Care Nurses is accredited as a
provider of nursing continuing professional development by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Nurses who complete this activity and achieve a passing score will
receive 1 hour in nursing continuing professional development.
This activity has been approved by the American Board of Managed
Care Nursing for 1.0 contact hours toward CMCN recertification
This activity is supported by an educational grant from
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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