HPV Vaccine and Cancer Prevention

The resources contained on this page provide valuable information for providers so they can educate their patients on the importance of the HPV vaccine and cancer control.

HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection, with most infections occurring during the teen and college-aged years.

The HPV vaccine will soon be a HEDIS® measure for both male and female adolescents as the vaccine prevents multiple types of cancers and is recommended by Bright Futures/American Academy of Pediatrics.

Resources

You can learn more about strategies for improving HPV vaccine recommendations and conversations with your patients and their parents by reviewing these resources:

Last updated on 11/6/2017

 

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