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Flu Vaccine Partner Toolkit

Guidance for CMS partners related to flu vaccination

Final

Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: September 23, 2020

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients for the flu virus in the wake of the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

CMS has developed this toolkit to help you stay informed on CMS, CDC, and HHS materials available on the importance of the flu vaccine. Please share these materials, bookmark the page, and check back often for the most up-to-date information. 

Please refresh your browser often to see the most up-to-date information.

If you work with-

The General Public:

Key Facts About Seasonal Flu Vaccine

CDC National Immunization Awareness Month Toolkit for Parents and Patients

CDC Digital Media Toolkit: 2021-2022 Flu Season

CDC Social Media Toolkit: 2021- 2022 Flu Season

CDC I Get It! Resources

Roll Up Your Sleeve for Your Annual Flu Vaccine (Video)

Flu Can Be Very Serious – Flu Vaccine Protects (Video)

What You Need to Know for 2021-2022 Flu Season: FAQ

People at Higher Rick of Flu Complications

The Difference between Flu and COVID-19

The Ad Council Flu Vaccination Campaign Toolkit

 

Multi-Language Resources:

Multi-Language Factsheets

Spanish Communication Resources

CDC Social Media Toolkit: 2021-2022 Flu Season (Spanish)

Resources for Other Preventive Vaccines:

Pneumococcal

Shingles

Medicare Beneficiaries:

Protect Yourself From the Flu- Tip Sheet

Medicare Coverage for Vaccinations

Prevention is Key- Protect Yourself with Vaccines: Medicare Blog (8/9)

CMS Announces Launch of 2020 Flu Season Campaign- Press Release (9/16)

Partner social media toolkit in English (PDF)

Partner social media toolkit in Spanish (PDF)

Toolkit graphics in English (ZIP)

Toolkit graphics in Spanish (ZIP)

Medicare & You:  Flu Prevention (Video)

Editable flyer (PDF)

Drop- in article in English (PDF)

Drop- in article in Spanish (PDF)

Medicare 2020 Flu Ad- 30 seconds (English)

Medicare 2020 Flu Ad- 15 seconds (English)

Medicare 2020 Flu Ad- 6 seconds (Spanish)

Medicare 2020 Flu Ad- 15 seconds (Spanish)

Medicare flu prevention stickers

Marketplace Consumers:

Get Your Free Flu Shot This Fall: Healthcare.gov Blog (9/23)

From Coverage to Care (C2C) Prevention Resources

 

Other Audiences-

Medicaid/CHIP:

Insure Kids Now Flu Poster (English)

Insure Kids Now Flu Poster (Spanish)

Insure Kids Now Vaccination Palm Card

General CHIP outreach tool library

Dually Eligible Beneficiaries

American Indian and Alaska Native

If you are a Clinician:

 

If you work with Health Professionals:                 

CDC National Immunization Awareness Month Toolkit for Reaching Healthcare Professionals

Stay Protected- Get a Flu Shot (Conference Card for Health Professionals)

 

Visit the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Flu Shot Outreach & Uptake webpage[HG1]  for additional resources and information.

 

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DISCLAIMER: The contents of this database lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law (including Medicare Advantage Rate Announcements and Advance Notices) or as specifically incorporated into a contract. The Department may not cite, use, or rely on any guidance that is not posted on the guidance repository, except to establish historical facts.