What was measured?What percentage of medical group members who are young children received two key vaccinations recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and the American Academy of Pediatrics?
These results are based on a sample of patient administrative records from the medical group or HMO.
Why is it important?High scoring medical groups see that children get their vaccine shots to avoid illnesses that are preventable. Getting children immunized is an easy and proven way to prevent serious and potentially deadly illnesses such as measles, mumps, rubella and chicken pox. Good care can include sending reminders to get shots on schedule and making it easy to quickly get the shots.
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|The Permanente Medical Group - North Valley|