Vax Maine Kids

When Maine families have vaccination questions, they turn to Vax Maine Kids. We are doctors, nurses, public health advocates, policy makers – and parents. We know when parents get real facts about vaccines, they get their kids vaccinated. But with so much conflicting information out there, it’s hard to know whom to trust.

Maine parents can trust Vax Maine Kids for local, accurate, evidence-based vaccination information, vaccine news, and helpful vaccine resources.

Vax Maine Kids also connects you with other Maine parents trying to make the right choices for their kids.

MaineHealth Awards Practices for Achieving High Childhood Immunization Rates – 2015
Improving childhood immunization rates is one of the top seven health priorities for the MaineHealth system. Vax Maine Kids and MaineHealth are honored to recognize practices that achieved a rating of “good,” “better,” or “best” on childhood immunization rates according to the MaineHealth Childhood Immunizations Program Clinical Improvement Plan in 2015.  These ratings are in accordance with the Maine Health Management Coalition’s Pathways to Excellence (PTE) Program on clinical outcomes for pediatric preventative services, which ranks practices based on state and national benchmarks for childhood immunizations. The practices that earned this distinction demonstrated their commitment to keeping Maine’s children healthy by immunizing them on time according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommended immunization schedule. Please join us in celebrating their success! Congratulations to:

Maine Medical Partners
Maine Medical Partners Westbrook Pediatrics
Maine Medical Partners Westbrook Family Medicine
Maine Medical Partners Lakes Region Primary Care
Maine Medical Partners Falmouth Family Medicine
Maine Medical Partners Falmouth Pediatrics
Maine Medical Partners Portland Pediatrics
Maine Medical Partners Portland Family Medicine
Maine Medical Partners Pediatric & Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Clinics
Maine Medical Partners South Portland Pediatrics
Maine Medical Partners Saco Pediatrics

Southern Maine Health Care
Southern Maine Health Care Pediatrics – Sanford
Southern Maine Health Care Pediatrics – Biddeford
Southern Maine Health Care Pediatrics – Kennebunk
Southern Maine Health Care Pediatrics – Saco
Southern Maine Health Care Family Medicine – Saco
Southern Maine Health Care Family Medicine – Sanford
Southern Maine Health Care Family Medicine – Waterboro

Lincoln County Healthcare
Lincoln Medical Partners Family Medicine – Damariscotta
Lincoln Medical Partners Family Care Center
Lincoln Medical Partners Pediatrics – Boothbay Harbor

Western Maine Health
Western Maine Pediatrics
Oxford Hills Family Practice

Pen Bay Medical Center
Pen Bay Family Medicine
Pen Bay Pediatrics
Waldoboro Family Medicine

Waldo County General Hospital
Arthur Jewell Community Health Center
Waldo County Medical Partners Family Practice
Waldo County Medical Partners Family Medicine
Donald S. Walker Health Center
Searsport Health Center
Stockton Springs Regional Health Center

 

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