Network Member

Generate Immunizations Initiative

Description

The Gateway Immunization Coalition (GIC) is a partnership of public and private entities established to increase the number of individuals fully immunized, to disseminate information about vaccines, and to advocate for sound immunization policy. GIC serves Franklin County, Jefferson County, St. Charles County, St. Louis City and St. Louis County. The Coalition meets quarterly for education synchronization of immunization services, coordination of promotions of immunizations and review of state and national immunization policy.

Mission

The mission of the Gateway Immunization Coalition (GIC) is to save lives and improve health by eliminating vaccine-preventable diseases.

Goals

We have a full blown strategic plan with goals for each of our committees. Increase adolescent, toddler, flu immunizations and adults who work with children's immunizations.