NEWS ARCHIVE

Immunize Nevada is hiring Community Health Workers (CHWs)

June 22, 2020

Immunize Nevada is hiring Community Health Workers (CHWs)

In light of how community outreach is conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic, the need to develop an improved model of effective community engagement is through frontline workers of public health/social services. Immunize Nevada has identified the CHW II certification as most closely aligned with meeting the needs of the state flu plan and will be hiring a minimum of four CHW II positions.

READ MORE

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

September 09, 2019

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.

READ MORE

Pages