Vaccine Administration Techniques

 

How to Administer Intramuscular and Subcutaneous Vaccine Injections

The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) has updated and redesigned its handout for health professionals.

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FluMist Administration Information

FluMist® is administered intranasally; active inhalation (i.e., sniffing) by the patient is not required. Watch this video to learn how to store FluMist in your office, and how to administer it to your eligible patients 2 years to 49 years old.

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PharmaJet Injectors

PharmaJet injectors use a unique pressure profile to deliver vaccine as a fine stream of fluid to puncture the skin and deliver vaccine to the proper tissue depth for intramuscular injection. Since the first jet injectors were introduced in the 1940s, the technology has evolved to a single-use, sterile, disposable syringe used with a reusable injector. These innovative jet injectors have proven to be a safe and effective method of administration.

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