The Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program is a federally funded program, overseen by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Center for Disease Control, created to get children whose families can't afford vaccines, vaccines. The VFC Program works like this: the CDC buys and...Read More
1. The rules are a little wishy-washy.
Regulations, Recommendations, and Guidelines. Three different terms that mean three different things. Yet they are thrown around in quality assurance departments everywhere, with question marks all too often lingering behind them.Read More
As the above image suggests, monitoring vaccines can be a little confusing. That’s why we here at Dickson created the following list, which outlines six things to know about monitoring vaccines, summarized directly from the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC’s) recommendations. Failing an audit or...Read More
Recently, Good Morning America (GMA) highlighted a government report that calls into question the proper storage of vaccines throughout the US. The report focused on vaccines in the Vaccine for Children program, but the GMA story illuminates that this issue is prevalent with vaccines not provided...Read More