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Discuss the indications and contraindications for the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV).
Identify barriers that impact pneumococcal vaccination administration.
Explain two proven nursing interventions to improve pneumococcal vaccination rates.
Describe how nurses can influence health promotion and disease prevention by championing immunizations.