Avoiding Vaccine Administration Errors Avoiding Vaccine Administration ErrorsAdministering immunizations correctly is a critical part of the health care professional's job. If immunizations are given improperly, the patient may not develop immunity. Vaccine Administration Learn proper techniques for vaccine administration, including the 7 rights, and dos and don'ts. Vaccine Administration Videos The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has developed videos that demonstrate appropriate vaccine administration technique. Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System VAERS is a safety surveillance program based in the US that collects information about side effects from vaccines. Change Template on Vaccine Administration Access education and practice change tools to help your office reduce administration errors. Resources The Immunization ScheduleNew for 2018! Click here for the current schedule recommended by the CDC, AAP, AAFP, and ACOG.Information for ParentsVisit HealthyChildren.org, the AAP parenting website, for information for families about immunizations.Tools for Vaccine ConversationsThe CDC offers Provider Resources for Vaccine Conversations with Parents, to help you navigate communication with parents. The Latest on Immunizations Immunization Initiatives NewsletterCheck out our newsletter for the latest on immunizations.Supply and ShortageLearn more about current vaccine supply and shortage issues.