National Immunization Program


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National Immunization Program

 (NIP)
an organizational component of the centers for disease control and prevention, charged with preventing disease, disability, and death from vaccine-preventable diseases in children and adults.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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HPV vaccination is not part of the national immunization program, mainly due to the high cost.
United States Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control National Immunization Program. (2000, April).
The Advisory Committee of the National Immunization Program announced that the annual booster immunization schedule had become impractical because of the inappropriate administration of the vaccine during the mass immunization in the spring, the need to define the long-term immunity in the elderly (> 65 years of age), poor recognition of adverse effects, the need to guarantee the quality of the vaccine manufactured in South Korea, and public reluctance to receive JE vaccination.
According to Bernadas, sometime in 2015-2016 the DOH and the local health units in the country, including Central Visayas had a low coverage of the national immunization program due to the shortfall of vaccines and other logistics and the increase of ceiling population targets from 2.4 percent to 2.7 percent in 2016 to 2017 respectively.
Additional information about NIIW and childhood vaccination is available from CDC's National Immunization Program at http:// www.cdc.gov/nip.
Zhou, an economist with the National Immunization Program's Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta.
LMI has been asked to submit a plan to the National Immunization Program by the end of this month.
Singleton, acting chief of the adult vaccine-preventable diseases branch of the CDC's National Immunization Program.
A national immunization program manager shows an anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia inside a vaccine storage room in Sta.

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