Vaccine Preventable Diseases

Vaccine Preventable Diseases has been identified as a top community health priority of Olmsted County.  Below you will find the specific strategies that have been identified for the 2018-2020 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP), implementation plan and a data profile that includes both qualitative and quantitative data specific to Vaccine Preventable Diseases in Olmsted County.

Overview from 2018-2020 CHIP (PDF 561 KB)

2018-2020 Implementation Plan (PDF 446 KB)

Data Profile (PDF 2.5 MB))

Ways to Get Involved:

The Vaccine Preventable Diseases Workgroup has representation from healthcare, public health, pharmacies, long-term care and schools. The workgroup developed two strategies and corresponding objectives that informed a broad work plan. The two strategies are: increase immunization rates and develop innovative means to address vaccine hesitancy. Meeting Information: meets on the fourth Tuesday three times a year (Jan, May and Sept) from 1:30-2:30 pm at Olmsted County Public Health