Pneumonia Vaccination Toolkit for Senior Housing Settings


Pneumonia Vaccination Toolkit for Senior Housing Settings


This toolkit provides strategies and templates to help health care professionals reduce the incidence of vaccine-preventable pneumonia and related morbidity and mortality in senior housing settings. The goal of this quality improvement project is to increase awareness and rates of pneumococcal vaccination among residents and staff in these settings.

The toolkit includes the following resources:

  • Algorithm and instructions for toolkit implementation
  • Sample data collection form and quality measures/calculation instructions
  • PowerPoint slides available for interventions
  • List of resources available for interventions
  • Sample action plan template


Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL); Indiana University School of Medicine; LeadingAge Indiana

Funding Sources:

Pfizer, Inc.


Release Date: 2015
Review Date: 2015
Date Verified: 01/08/15
Recent Summary: January 2015
Original Summary: January 2015
Last Updated: 01/08/15

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