Efficiency of Points of Dispensing for Influenza A
Saha, S., Dean, B., Teutsch, S. et al. (2014). Efficiency of Points of Dispensing for Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Vaccination, Los Angeles County, California, USA, 2009. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 20(4).
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health used points of dispensing (PODs) to vaccinate residents during the H1N1 outbreak. This article highlights vaccination rates by demographic, average distance traveled to PODs, and other factors that should be considered by emergency planners.