Tag Archives: Immunizations

Reminder: Submit Comments in Support of Immunization Rules

This week, the Colorado Children’s Campaign submitted comments to the Colorado Board of Health in support of proposed rules that would increase the frequency for submitting nonmedical immunization exemption forms. Parents and advocates interested in increasing the rate of childhood vaccination …

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Submit Comments in Support of Immunization Rules

Parents and advocates interested in increasing the rate of childhood vaccination in Colorado are encouraged to submit comments to the Colorado Board of Health, which will hold a public rulemaking hearing on proposed changes to Colorado’s immunization rules on April …

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Fast Fact – Feb. 27, 2015

In 2013, only 72 percent of all 2-year-olds in Colorado were fully immunized, giving us the 6th-lowest immunization rate in the nation. Immunizations help protect children from a number of preventable diseases, including polio, mumps, measles and whooping cough. To …

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Reminder: Join Event to Voice Support of Immunizations on Jan 29

Parents are invited to a Jan. 29 public forum to comment on how often child immunization exemption forms should be submitted to schools and child care centers. The Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment is holding the parent forum …

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Speak Up In Support of Immunizations on Jan 29

Parents are invited to a Jan. 29 public forum  to comment on how often child immunization exemption forms should be submitted to schools and child care centers. The Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment is holding the parent …

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Colorado Lagging Behind on Important Childhood Immunizations

Immunizations are one of the most cost-effective and reliable public health tools to ensure children are healthy. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), among U.S. children born between 1994 and 2013, vaccination will prevent approximately 322 million illnesses, …

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Fast Fact – Aug. 22, 2014

In 2012, only 74 percent of all 2-year-olds in Colorado were fully immunized, ranking us 22nd in the nation. Immunizations help protect children from a number of preventable diseases, including polio, mumps, measles and whooping cough. To find out how …

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New Immunization Law Goes into Effect

Several new laws took effect on July 1st, including HB 14-1288 regarding immunization requirements for child care and school enrollment. The new law requires child care providers and schools to make available upon request information about the immunization and exemption rates …

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Continuing Focus on Immunization Access and Data in Colorado

Immunizations are one of the safest and most cost-effective tools for protecting health of individual children and the population at large, and they are critical to ensuring young children get a healthy start in life. There has been a lot …

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Capitol Update – Mar. 21, 2014

Revenue Forecast: Tuesday, leading state economists presented the March 2014 state revenue and economic forecast. The forecast projects that Colorado’s General Fund revenue will be approximately $93 million higher than the previous forecast in 2013. In short, Colorado’s economy continues …

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