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VFC vs. Private Flu Vaccine Delivery Survey

What’s been eating up my time?  The entire 2011 imms admin debacle.  This could be a lottery ticket for some practices, but it’s going to make your billers’ lives miserable.  I’ll reveal the results of our research shortly, but in the meantime, we have some important VFC vs. private flu vaccine delivery analysis needed. As …

Swine Flu, Part Deux

There have not been many opportunities, lately, to provide an editorial or instructive message in most of the blog entries.  There is too much important data, too many important stories to pass along that I miss my chance to lecture for a minute.  Not today. When a topic like swine flu takes over general news …

Swine Flu Help

An important message from the AAP: The Section on Telehealth Care (SOTC) distributes this special edition of Telephone Lines, our nurse triage educational newsletter, to assist practices in dealing with the Swine Flu situation.  It is our hope that this information will allow office-based and medical call center nurses to provide consistent information to patients.  …

Flu Vaccine Efficacy

Let me preface this information with two important facts: What I’m about to show you has a serious sample size issue. What I’m about to show you has a serious data structure issue But it’s still interesting.  A friend of PCC (you know who you are) asked me whether or not we can judge the …