New Jersey Awarded for Achieving Outstanding Progress Toward Healthy People Vaccination Targets

New Jersey received two Healthy People 2020 Immunization Coverage Awards for influenza vaccination among children age 6 month to 17 years for the 2015-16 season, and adolescents age 13-17 years, at this year’s National Immunization Conference (NIC) in Atlanta, GA (September 13-15th).

Outstanding progress was also made for three adolescent vaccinations in 2015, based on National Immunization Survey-Teen data: Tdap, MenACWY, and HPV.