Cancer Plan Minnesota 2025

Objective 14

Increase HPV vaccination

STRATEGIES

14.1 Include HPV vaccination (human papillomavirus) as a standard immunization measure

14.2 Improve public understanding about the safety of the HPV vaccine and its importance in cancer prevention

14.3 Conduct outreach activities to motivate populations that experience disproportionate numbers of HPV cancers and those with low vaccination rates

14.4 Create regular opportunities to teach health care personnel about the HPV vaccine and how to effectively recommend it to patients

14.5 Support and promote opportunities for health care organizations to participate in quality improvement programs aimed at improving HPV vaccination rates

SPOTLIGHT VIDEO

Originally presented at Cancer Summit Minnesota 2017, this “Spotlight” presentation is intended to be a fast-paced introduction to this objective.

UPDATES

Updates coming soon. If you would like to work on this objective or any of its strategies please contact communications@mncanceralliance.org

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Original Cancer Plan Prevention workgroup draft HPV objective..

Prevention workgroup page.

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MEASURES

Measure: Percent of adolescents age 13-17 who complete the recommended 2-dose series of HPV vaccinations
Data Source: National Immunization Survey – Teen
Baseline: Being re-established to reflect 2016 change in ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices) recommendations Target: 85%