#ShotsThoughts and #Jeans4Vaccines

#TeamVaccine shares their thoughts on the shots yet to be available that they think would save lives!

A Paddler's Perspective

Two dragon boat paddlers smile while wearing life vests.

In addition to helping us promote health and prevent disease, participants have the time of their lives! But don't take our word for it, here are some thoughts from those who have raced with the dragons!

Cut the line! Get no-cost back-to-school vaccines now with a Vaccine Voucher.

Find out where to get a vaccine voucher and how to use it for your child’s school-required immunizations.

Announcing Nevada’s Award-Winning Clinics and Healthcare Providers Meeting Healthy People 2020’s Immunization and Infectious Diseases Goals

These clinics, providers, and healthcare professionals across Nevada are recognized for their excellent immunization rates in protecting infants, children, and adolescents from vaccine-preventable diseases. Thank you to all the participants for your continuing efforts to keep our communities strong and Nevada protected through vaccination!

Announcing the Annual 21st Silver Syringe Awards Winners

It has already been a year since the 20th anniversary of the Silver Syringe Awards and now they’re back. Immunize Nevada will host the 21st Annual Silver Syringe awards in Reno and Las Vegas to coincide with National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), April 27 – May 4.

Public Health is Power!

It’s National Public Health Week! Every year, public health organizations and agencies unite to highlight the importance of public health in our communities and across the world. This week gives public health practitioners the opportunity to highlight key issues and call for action. In celebration of this movement and NPHW, our staff shared their thoughts about public health!


Getting a Flu Shot is a Slam Dunk

Earned paid sick days have widespread benefits including creating healthier communities and helping businesses thrive. 

The ABCs of AB123

An immunization-related bill (AB123) was recently introduced in the Assembly Education Committee and we have the ABCs of what this bill is about, why it’s necessary, and how it may impact you.

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.