AIM provided comments on the Vaccines Federal Implementation Plan (VFIP). The VFIP is a companion document to the Vaccines National Strategic Plan 2021-2025, published in January 2021. This plan outlines the federal government’s broad national vaccination goals and offers a framework to eliminate vaccine-preventable diseases through safe and effective vaccination over the lifespan for both federal agencies and external partners. AIM commented on four key areas using lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic: communication and vaccine information dissemination, vaccine storage and handling, IIS and data sharing improvements, and the value of partnerships.
REACH created a list of quality educational resources from trusted sources to assist in improving health equity & COVID-19 vaccination rates.
AIM conducted listening sessions to gather lessons learned from the pediatric COVID-19 vaccine roll-out for children ages 5-11.
AIM has drafted a template for AAP/AAFP chapters to communicate with members about renewing efforts to protect children from COVID-19.