Influenza Vaccine 2017-2018—Vaccine Storage, Handling‎, and Administration FAQs

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This video addresses frequently asked questions (FAQs) about influenza (flu) vaccine storage, handling, and administration recommendations and best practices.
Health care providers should remain up to date on flu vaccination best practices. The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses and can cause mild to severe illness, sometimes resulting in serious outcomes such as hospitalization or death. Older adults, young children, and people with certain health conditions are at high risk for serious complications from flu. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated each year.

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