Immunize Nevada, an award winning 501c3 non profit, is widely recognized as Nevada’s trusted resource for immunizations and community health for all ages by fostering education and statewide collaboration.

 

The Unknown (Vaccine) Hero: Dr. Maurice Hilleman

Vaccines have been saving children’s lives for centuries now. But nobody has helped more children than Dr. Maurice Hilleman. Known as the father of modern vaccines, Hilleman's tenacity and commitment to his craft paved the way for a safer world against infectious diseases.

Measles again

A total of 17 measles outbreaks (defined as 3 or more linked cases) were reported in the United States in 2018.

Our least read, but still super important, bottom five blogs of 2018.

We usually highlight the top five blogs we published throughout 2018, however, this year, we’ve decided to give some of our least read blogs another chance to shine.

Free Flu Vaccine Clinic at the Northern Nevada Muslim Community Center

Free Flu Vaccine Clinic at the Northern Nevada Muslim Community Center


Reno, NV (December 5, 2018) – Flu season has arrived in Washoe County for the 2018-2019 season. With last year’s intense flu season resulting in 80,000 hospitalizations and increased influenza activity reported nationwide, it’s now more important than ever to vaccinate.

6 Ways to Give That Don’t Require Writing a Check

Find out how you can donate to Immunize Nevada without having to write a check!

It’s time to Show Some Love!

Federal employees, military personnel, postal workers, and retirees can donate to Immunize Nevada now until January 11, 2019 by using our CFC #45618.

CDC Information about Acute Flaccid Myelitis

It's always important to practice disease prevention steps, such as staying up-to-date on vaccines, washing your hands, and protecting yourself from mosquito bites.

Free Pediatric Flu Vaccine Clinic at The Discovery

Reno, NV (October 17, 2018) – Flu season has arrived in Washoe County for the 2018-2019 season. With official reports of 26 flu deaths last season, getting a flu vaccine is critical to protecting the health of all Nevadans.

Immunize Nevada, Renown Health, Safe Kids Washoe County, and the Washoe County Health District are hosting a free flu vaccine clinic for children at The Discovery (490 South Center Street) on Wednesday, October 24 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Anyone over six months of age is invited to receive a flu vaccine.

Fight Flu and Vaccinate your Whole Family

Influenza is already spreading across our communities, and both New York and Florida have already reported pediatric deaths.

Promising Immunization Rates for Nevada Teens

RENO, NEV. (August 24, 2018) – Immunize Nevada and the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, Nevada State Immunization Program are pleased to announce the recently released 2017 National Immunization Survey (NIS-Teen) shows improvements, especially in human papillomavirus (HPV) immunization rates.

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