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Task Force Findings for Increasing Vaccination

The following table includes alphabetized lists of intervention approaches reviewed by the Community Preventive Services Task Force with summaries of the Task Force finding for each (definitions of findings). Click on a linked Task Force finding to read a summary of the evidence, access supporting materials, and where available, link to Research-tested Intervention Programs (RTIPs). Findings are divided into the following categories:

Intervention
Task Force Finding
Enhancing Access to Vaccination Services
Home Visits to Increase Vaccination Rates Recommended
February 2016
Reducing Client Out-of-Pocket Costs Recommended
September 2014
Vaccination Programs in Schools and Organized Child Care Centers Recommended
June 2009
Vaccination Programs in WIC Settings Recommended
March 2015
Increasing Community Demand for Vaccinations
Client or Family Incentive Rewards Recommended
May 2015
Client Reminder and Recall Systems Recommended
May 2015
Client-Held Paper Immunization Records Insufficient Evidence
February 2016
Clinic-Based Education when Used Alone Insufficient Evidence
May 2015
Community-Based Interventions Implemented in Combination Recommended
October 2014
Community-Wide Education when Used Alone Insufficient Evidence
September 2015
Monetary Sanction Policies Insufficient Evidence
September 2015
Vaccination Requirements for Child Care, School and College Attendance Recommended
February 2016
Provider- or System-Based Interventions
Health Care System-Based Interventions Implemented in Combination Recommended
October 2014
Immunization Information Systems Recommended
July 2010
Provider Assessment and Feedback Recommended
March 2015
Provider Education when Used Alone Insufficient Evidence
May 2015
Provider Reminders Recommended
March 2015
Standing Orders Recommended
March 2015