COVID vaccines are promising, but vaccine hesitancy challenges healthcare providers. The percentage of vaccinated Americans has grown, while the percentage of those who have been undecided has fallen. However, the number of people who oppose vaccination has remained steady. Because healthcare providers encounter all sorts of vaccine mindsets, they need knowledge and skills to personalize their approach for discussing a sensitive issue.
This course was adapted from the California Coronavirus Testing Task Force, Human Centered Recommendations for Increasing Vaccine Uptake. Published June 8, 2021. Stanford CME is extremely grateful to Kaiser Permanente for permission to create this adaptation.
In support of improving patient care, Stanford Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Stanford Medicine designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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