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In Canada, immunization has saved more lives than any other health intervention.

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Learn how immunizations help protect you from vaccine-preventable diseases and their complications. 

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COVID-19

Answer your questions about COVID-19 immunization.

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CARD Game for Kids

Parents and children can play the CARD™ game in preparation for their vaccination, as well as during and after the vaccine.

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Vaccine Administration Procedures for Health Care Professionals

30 September 2022
Written and produced by Dr. Paul Roumeliotis in partnership with Immunize Canada

This guide on vaccination in Canada complements institutional training with the current best evidence on how to deliver vaccines. Clinician-specific guidance is offered on how to talk to patients before, during, and after the procedure, manage adverse events, maintain hygiene to prevent infection, and carry out injections.

Watch the Training Video: Vaccine Administration Procedures for Health Care Professionals.

For more information, please refer to the Training Booklet: How to Vaccinate – Modern Procedure and Best Practices for Vaccine Administration.

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Immunize Canada

A national coalition of non-governmental, professional, health, government and private sector organizations with a specific interest in promoting the understanding and use of vaccines recommended by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI). The Immunize Canada Secretariat is run by a dedicated team at the Canadian Public Health Association. 

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Vaccine Safety Net Member

Immunize Canada is a proud member of the Vaccine Safety Net. The Vaccine Safety Net is a global network of websites, evaluated by the World Health Organization, that provide reliable information on vaccine safety.

To learn more, visit Vaccine Safety Net.

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