Recently Released Immunization Survey Shines Light on Nevada’s Teen Immunization Rates

The 2018 NIS-Teen Survey highlights a positive trend: Nevada teen males who are up-to-date on the HPV vaccination series increased by 7.4 percentage points compared to 2017 rates. However, HPV vaccination rates among females displayed a downward trend; Nevada teen females who are up-to-date on the HPV vaccination series decreased by 3.5 percentage points.

The Where, When, and How of Accessing School-required Immunizations

Immunizations are on many families’ back-to-school list. Here’s where and how to get them.

COX COMMUNICATIONS BACK TO SCHOOL FAIRS BEGIN ON JULY 20

12th Annual event is sponsored by Nevada Health Link

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.

Don’t Throw Away Your (MenB) Shot!

Long story short, my son got his MenB vaccine while on summer vacation. Not exactly on his bucket list of fun things to do, but he did get to relax at the pool; and I got to relax knowing he was on his way to being fully protected against meningococcal disease!

Grades are in: Nevada's Immunization Report Card Sees Improvements

The most recent survey data indicates many Nevada parents are protecting their children from vaccine-preventable diseases by making sure they are getting recommended vaccines.

Terrified of lice? Doctor says THESE are far scarier

Did you know vaccines prevent diseases (like influenza) far more contagious and dangerous than head lice? 

Vaccines Not Just for Babies

The Unity Consortium recently released results from a national survey of parents, teens and healthcare providers that revealed some major areas for improvement in preventive health communications to teens.

Promising Immunization Rates for Nevada

The recently released 2016 National Immunization Survey (NIS-Teen) shows improvements, especially in human papillomavirus (HPV) immunization rates among males.

Give Kids a Boost

Thank you to our wonderful partners for helping us get Nevada students back to school happy and healthy!

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