Resources

 

IMMUNIZATION REIMBURSEMENT SUPPORT

 

Sanofi Pasteur’s Reimbursement Support

 

Merck’s Reimbursement Support 

 

Reimbursement Codes for Merck Vaccines

 

Pfizer’s Reimbursement Helpline  (866) 744-3198

 

Pfizer’s MenB Vaccine Medical Necessity Letter

 

Pfizer Vaccines Reimbursement Support Services Information

 

Pfizer Vaccines Reimbursement Insurance Verification Form

 

Internal Medicine – ACP’s i-Raise Newsletter

 

 

 

IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION

 

Adolescent Vaccine Reminder Tools

 

Teens and Vaccines Meningitis MCV4 information for providers

 

MCV4 Patient and parent counseling on Meningitis MCV4 vaccine

 

Adult Vaccination Resources Library

 

Immunization Apps for Healthcare Providers

 

 

American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) Immunization Program Learning Guide
This training guide is designed to assist pediatric office staff in all aspects of immunizing a practice’s patients.

 

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

 

2018 ACIP birth -18 Immunization schedule

 

2018 ACIP adult immunization schedule

 

 

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
ACOG is a nonprofit organization of women’s health care physicians advocating highest standards of practice, continuing member education and public awareness among its members.

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Updated Recommendations for Use of Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced Diphtheria Toxoid, and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine (Tdap) in Pregnant Women.

 

Merck Vaccines’ Immunization Program Basics
An interactive resource that highlights general vaccine administration information.

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Immunization Schedules
The Latest Pediatric and Adult Immunization Schedules

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vaccination Information Statements

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vaccines for International Travelers

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vaccine management price list

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Vaccine Acronyms for Medical Professionals

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center For Health Statistics

 

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) Vaccine Information
The IAC is the nation’s premier source of childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization information for healthcare professionals.

 

Click here to add your practice to the vaccine finder map – Vaccine Finder Map

 

Vaccine Adherence in Kids program from Pfizer

 

WellConnect from Sanofi

 

Merck’s HeathCare Professionals resource page

 

 

 

VACCINES FOR CHILDREN

 

National VFC information for clinicians

 

California Specific VFC information

 

 

 

PATIENT & PARENT COUNSELING ON IMMUNIZATIONS

 

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Top Reasons to Get Vaccinated
Counseling patients and parents on reasons to get vaccinated

 

Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) Video library & Support Materials

 

Should Public School Students Get Mandatory Vaccines?
Very bold commentary on the immunization relevance directed toward parents, featured on Slate.

 

The Vaccination Effect: 100 Million Cases of Contagious Disease Prevented
The New York Times reports on a recent study “Contagious Diseases in the United States from 1888 to the Present” published in The New England Journal of Medicine.

 

U.S. National Institutes of Health PubMed
PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

 

United States Court of Federal Claims (USCFC) Vaccine Claims/Office of Special Masters
Vaccine Injury Compensation

 

 

 

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

 

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Social Media Guidelines for MDs

 

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Determining Costs
This process is accomplished with data from your practice.  The source documents are: CPT codes for your procedures with total relative value units (RVUs) for each procedure Practice’s operating expenses (excluding physicians’ compensation)The RVUs reflect the effort it takes you and the other providers in your practice to provide a basic unit of service.  If your practice management system cannot provide the RVU data you need it is available free of charge from the CMS web site.

 

HSAG Health Services Advisory Group:  Free assistance with MIPS and QPP (844) 472-4227 www.hsag.com

 

Common Pediatric CPT and IA codes

 

Supercoder

 

 

 

FORMS

 

Direct Account Application for Merck Vaccines

 

Direct Account Application for Sanofi Pasteur

 

Direct Account Application for Pfizer

 

Sanofi Pasteur Purchasing Group Change form

 

Pfizer Purchasing Group Change form

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

 

HealthMap is a freely accessible, automated electronic information system for monitoring, organizing, and visualizing reports of global disease outbreaks.

 

Immunization Registry for Meaningful Use Requirements

 

CAIR – California Immunization Registry