For the 2020–21 influenza season, the CDC and ACIP continue to recommend that everyone aged six months and older receive an annual flu vaccine. For the full recommendations regarding the use of vaccines for the prevention and control of seasonal influenza during the 2020–21 season, ACOG encourages you to read the CDC’s recently published Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
The CDC has also released frequently asked questions and answers for the 2020–21 influenza season. These new FAQs include information about the vaccine composition for this season in addition to the available flu vaccines.
Read the full frequently asked questions and answers for help addressing your patients’ questions and concerns.