Adult

Which of your adult patients may be at increased risk for pneumococcal disease?

ACIP=Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices; CDC=Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
References:
1. Matanock A, Lee G, Gierke R, Kobayashi M, Leidner A, Pilishvili T. Use of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among adults aged ≥65 years: updated recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019;68:1069-1075. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6846a5.
2. Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS). CMS Manual System. Pub 100-02 Medicare Benefit Policy. Transmittal 202.
http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Guidance/Transmittals/Downloads/R202BP.pdf. Accessed January 7, 2020.