Patients may now download VISs onto their mobile device. Law requires that patients be offered a copy of the appropriate VIS to take home with them after each vaccination.
Patients who want to save paper, and who have a mobile device (e.g., iPhone, Palm Pre, some BlackBerries) that can display a pdf file, may now download VISs onto these devices to take home, rather than taking paper copies. Patients can go to: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/vis-downloads.htm on their mobile device and click on the appropriate link to download that VIS.
The link for parents to use on their computers at home to look at vaccine information and print it off is:
At ABC Pediatrics we are committed to keeping children healthy and to assisting their parents in raising healthy, well-adjusted, and thriving children. We have provided the following articles so you can avail yourself with some basic medical and health information that you may find useful. The list does not cover every area of medical knowledge and the articles in themselves do not discuss every issue exhaustively. We recommend that you seek appropriate additional information or do further research if necessary.
These are the handouts we provide at each well child visit, covering age appropriate issues and recommendations.