Megan C Lindley

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a standardized measure of healthcare personnel influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:297-303. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Billing practices of local health departments providing 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccine
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:220-3. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Student vaccination requirements of U.S. health professional schools: a survey
    Megan C Lindley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:391-400. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of influenza vaccination coverage among healthcare personnel in US hospitals
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:1150-7. 2009
  5. pmc Vaccination coverage among U.S. adolescents aged 13-17 years eligible for the Vaccines for Children program, 2009
    Megan C Lindley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:124-34. 2011
  6. pmc Status of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among older American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:932-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The role of schools in strengthening delivery of new adolescent vaccinations
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S46-54. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessing state immunization requirements for healthcare workers and patients
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:459-65. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Programmatic factors related to smallpox vaccine uptake by healthcare workers and others
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1242-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of attitudes in understanding disparities in adult influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:281-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Evaluating a standardized measure of healthcare personnel influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 45:297-303. 2013
    ..Thus, comparison of vaccination rates across healthcare facilities is difficult...
  2. ncbi request reprint Billing practices of local health departments providing 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) vaccine
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:220-3. 2013
    ..Vaccine providers including health departments were permitted to bill insurance plans for administering 2009 H1N1 vaccine...
  3. doi request reprint Student vaccination requirements of U.S. health professional schools: a survey
    Megan C Lindley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:391-400. 2011
    ..Prematriculation vaccination requirements of health professional schools represent an early opportunity to ensure that health care personnel receive recommended vaccines...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of influenza vaccination coverage among healthcare personnel in US hospitals
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:1150-7. 2009
    ..To characterize practices related to measuring influenza vaccination rates among healthcare personnel in US hospitals...
  5. pmc Vaccination coverage among U.S. adolescents aged 13-17 years eligible for the Vaccines for Children program, 2009
    Megan C Lindley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:124-34. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Status of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among older American Indians and Alaska Natives
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:932-8. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The role of schools in strengthening delivery of new adolescent vaccinations
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 121:S46-54. 2008
    ..Activities will vary among schools, but every school has the potential to use some strategies that promote adolescent vaccination...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessing state immunization requirements for healthcare workers and patients
    Megan C Lindley
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:459-65. 2007
    ..This study reviews laws regulating vaccination of healthcare workers (HCWs) and patients in selected healthcare delivery settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Programmatic factors related to smallpox vaccine uptake by healthcare workers and others
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:1242-5. 2006
    ..In a fully adjusted multivariate model, health departments achieved significantly higher vaccination rates than did hospitals, as did facilities that invited fewer employees to be vaccinated...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of attitudes in understanding disparities in adult influenza vaccination
    Megan C Lindley
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:281-5. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Financing the delivery of vaccines to children and adolescents: challenges to the current system
    Megan C Lindley
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mail Stop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S548-57. 2009
    ..Challenges were considered from the perspectives of vaccine providers; state and local governments; insurers, employers, and other health care purchasers; vaccine manufacturers; and consumers...
  12. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of a standardized measure of influenza vaccination coverage among healthcare personnel
    Tanya E Libby
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:335-45. 2013
    ..To evaluate the reliability and validity of a standardized measure of healthcare personnel (HCP) influenza vaccination...
  13. ncbi request reprint Underinsurance and adolescent immunization delivery in the United States
    Philip J Smith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Immunization Services Division, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S515-21. 2009
    ..The goal was to explore the association of being underinsured and receiving doses at a health department clinic (HDC) with not receiving all recommended adolescent vaccine doses...
  14. doi request reprint Increases in vaccination coverage of healthcare personnel following institutional requirements for influenza vaccination: a national survey of U.S. hospitals
    Brady L Miller
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 29:9398-403. 2011
    ..S. Our objective was to determine HCP vaccine uptake following requirements for influenza vaccination at U.S. hospitals...
  15. doi request reprint U.S. Healthcare personnel and influenza vaccination during the 2004-2005 vaccine shortage
    Suchita A Lorick
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Office of Workforce and Career Development, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:455-62. 2008
    ..Healthcare personnel with direct patient contact were prioritized for influenza vaccination during the 2004-2005 vaccine shortage. Data about vaccination coverage among healthcare personnel during vaccine shortages are limited...
  16. pmc Vaccination coverage among U.S. children aged 19-35 months entitled by the Vaccines for Children program, 2009
    Philip J Smith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:109-23. 2011
    ....
  17. doi request reprint US hospital requirements for pertussis vaccination of healthcare personnel, 2011
    Brady L Miller
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:1209-12. 2011
    ..Requirements often applied to personnel with certain clinical responsibilities, such as those caring for infants. Healthcare personnel who were not on an institution's payroll were rarely subject to pertussis vaccination requirements...
  18. doi request reprint A qualitative assessment of a performance measure for reporting influenza vaccination rates among healthcare personnel
    Taranisia MacCannell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging, Zoonotic, and Infectious Diseases NCEZID, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion DHQP, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:945-8. 2012
    ..Despite practical and logistical challenges to implementing the measure, respondents perceived clear benefits to its use...
  19. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccination coverage among adults--National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2008-09 influenza season
    Walter W Williams
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 61:65-72. 2012
    ..In this analysis, adults aged 18-49 years accounted for 10% of the total economic cost from influenza, or approximately $8.7 billion...
  20. doi request reprint Institutional requirements for influenza vaccination of healthcare personnel: results from a nationally representative survey of acute care hospitals--United States, 2011
    Brady L Miller
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1051-9. 2011
    ..Our objective was to describe institutional requirements for influenza vaccination of healthcare personnel (HCP) among US hospitals during the 2010-2011 influenza season...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of influenza vaccination of healthcare personnel on morbidity and mortality among patients: systematic review and grading of evidence
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
    Clin Infect Dis 58:50-7. 2014
    ..Key factors for developing evidence-based recommendations include quality of evidence, balance of benefits and harms, and values and preferences...
  22. ncbi request reprint Student immunity requirements of health professional schools: vaccination and other means of fulfillment-United States, 2008
    Brady L Miller
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:908-11. 2011
    ..Exemptions for nonmedical reasons and, to a lesser extent, medical reasons are often obtainable by a student-written document...
  23. ncbi request reprint Net financial gain or loss from vaccination in pediatric medical practices
    Margaret S Coleman
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 124:S472-91. 2009
    ..The goal was to determine the net return (gain or loss after costs were subtracted from revenues) to private pediatric medical practices from investing time and resources in vaccines and vaccination of their patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Do patterns of knowledge and attitudes exist among unvaccinated seniors?
    Barbara H Bardenheier
    Immunization Services Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 52, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:675-83. 2006
    ..To examine patterns of knowledge and attitudes among adults aged > 65 years unvaccinated for influenza...
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of a legislatively mandated influenza vaccination program for adults in Rhode Island, USA
    Faruque Ahmed
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E01-8. 2010
    ..A state law was passed that mandates the Rhode Island Department of Health to include the purchase and distribution of influenza vaccine for adults in its immunization program...
  26. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from inpatient vaccination in Michigan
    Carla A Winston
    Health Services Research and Evaluation Branch, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mailstop E 52, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:125-33. 2006
    ..These findings underscore the need for continuous quality improvement and process monitoring to determine strategies for overcoming challenges to inpatient vaccination...