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Performance measure: Percentage of HIV-infected patients with documentation of influenza vaccination in Allscripts.
Numerator: Number of HIV-infected patients who have obtained an influenza vaccine during influenza season.
Denominator: Total number of HIV-infected patients at the Jefferson Infectious Disease (ID) Clinic
Patient exclusions: Those who are allergic to eggs or have had allergic reactions to the influenza vaccine in the past
Goal: "75% of HIV-infected patients at the Jefferson ID clinic will be vaccinated against influenza and documented in Allscripts during influenza season"
Improving Influenza Vaccination Rates in the HIV Population at an Academic Clinic, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Quality and Safety
Medicine and Health Sciences
Govinda, MD, Anusha G.; Modi, MD, Anita; Biegacki, Emma; and Hess, MD, Bryan, "Improving Influenza Vaccination Rates in the HIV Population at an Academic Clinic" (2016). House Staff Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Conference (2016-2019). Poster 9.