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Area Health Departments Receive High Flyer Awards
Updated June 18, 2018 7:57 AM
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(UNDATED) - Some area County Health Department received a High Flyer award from the Indiana Immunization Coalition during its third annual Outstanding Practice and High Flyers award ceremony.

Awards were presented to Indiana Star Immunization Providers 2017:

  • Monroe County Health Department for their Adult Immunization Provider and HPV Vaccine Innovative Program
  • Lawrence County Health Department for their Adult Immunization Provider and HPV Vaccine Innovative Program
  • Bartholomew County Health Department for being a Rotavirus Immunization Provider

More than 140 people attended the ceremony held at the Ritz Charles in Carmel. High Flyer awards were given in multiple categories: adult immunization provider/advocate, HPV vaccine innovative program, chronic disease care, pharmacy, innovative immunization program, rotavirus immunization provider, meningococal B vaccine promotion, immunization public health advocate, immunization innovation in school technology and immunization Hoosier advocate award.

The human papilloma virus, or HPV, vaccine protects both men and women from five different types of HPV-related cancers. For more information on the vaccine, contact the Lawrence County Health Department at 812-275-3234 or go online to www.vaccinateindiana.org.



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