California HPV Vaccination Roundtable members have curated a list of resources to help parents, providers, and health systems take action today.
Providers and Health Systems
Screening & HPV Vaccination Guidance During COVID-19
ACS has released a new toolkit on Cancer Screening During COVID-19. This includes screening guidance for breast, cervical, colorectal and lung cancers and HPV vaccination. There is also a universal screening messages overview. Released in October 2020.
Organization: American Cancer Society
CDC Guidance: Drive Through Immunization Clinics
CDC has issued revised Guidance for Planning Vaccination Clinics Held at Satellite, Temporary, or Off-Site Locations (https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/admin/mass-clinic-activities/index.html.) The purpose of the guidance is to assist with jurisdictional planning and implementation of satellite, temporary, or off-site vaccination clinics by public and private vaccination organizations.
Released July 2020
Parents and Community Members
What Parents Should Know About HPV Vaccine Safety & Effectiveness
HPV vaccination provides safe, effective, and long-lasting protection against cancers caused by HPV. This fact sheet helps educate parents on all the latest information regarding HPV vaccine safety and effectiveness. Updated July 2018.
Organization: Center for Disease Control
Vaccines for Children Program
This one pager explains how any family can access the national Vaccines for Children program. The Vaccines For Children (VFC) program is a federally funded program that provides vaccines at no cost to children who might not otherwise be vaccinated because of inability to pay. This is a helpful resource for families who may be newly uninsured or underinsured. Learn more here. Released in Summer 2020.
Organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention