Immunization in the Spotlight (Archive)

The Wisconsin Immunization Program regularly shares new immunization information and recommendations through correspondence with community partners. Below are links to previous correspondence.

The most recent correspondence can be found in the "In the Spotlight" section of the Immunization home page.

Past Correspondence

Subject Audience Date Sent
Introduction of serogroup B meningococcal vaccine Local Health Departments, Tribal Health, and Vaccines for Children Providers 11/13/2017
Update on meningococcal serogroup B disease among UW-Madison students (Nov 14, 2016) Immunization Providers 11/14/2016
Influenza prevention and control: 2016-2017 recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Physicians, Pharmacists, Infection Preventionists, Long-Term Care Facilities, Local Health Departments, Tribal Health Clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers, and Visiting Nurse Agencies 10/12/2016
Fact Sheet: Protect your patients from influenza! Wisconsin Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Long-Term Care Facility Directors, and Local Health Departments 10/2016
UW Madison students need a second dose of Meningitis B vaccine Wisconsin Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Long-Term Care Facility Directors, and Local Health Departments 3/6/2017

Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup C Outbreak in Chicago (PDF, 123 KB)
 
Local Health Departments and Tribal Health 5/31/2016

Pneumococcal vaccination of adults

PCV13 and PPSV23 recommendations for adults aged 65 years and older (PDF, 155 KB)

Change in Medicare coverage of pneumococcal vaccination (PDF, 100 KB)

New recommendations for pneumococcal vaccination of adults (PDF, 112 KB)

Wisconsin Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Long-Term Care Facility Directors, and Local Health Departments

4/27/2016

 

1/22/2015

 

11/21/2014

Vaccination of pregnant women

Vaccinate pregnant women with Tdap and influenza vaccines

Vaccinations and screening recommended during pregnancy (PDF, 109 KB)

 

Physicians, Pharmacists, Midwives, Nurse Practitioners, Local Health Departments, Tribal Health Centers

Wisconsin Birthing Hospitals, Obstetricians, Pharmacists, and Local Health Departments

 

8/19/2015

 

7/30/2014

Perinatal hepatitis B grant activities (PDF, 79 KB) Local Health Departments and Tribal Clinics 5/19/2016
New requirement for Vaccines for Children providers (PDF, 33 KB) Wisconsin Vaccines for Children Providers 3/2/2015
Provision of Tdap vaccine to elderly adults and local health departments (PDF, 50 KB) Providers caring for adult patients 1/9/2015
Standards for adult immunization practice (PDF, 94 KB) Wisconsin Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Long-Term Care Facility Directors, and Local Health Departments 4/18/2014
Flood water exposure and implications for vaccinating adults (PDF, 169 KB) Local Health Departments 3/14/2008
Last Revised: April 17, 2017