Why Vaccine Incentive Programs motivate us

Jun 14, 2021
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CCL
Vaccines

Vaccine incentives have been powerful drivers of vaccination rates around the country since the state of Ohio made the news with their Vax-a-Million campaign in mid-May. Behavioral Economist, Katy Milkman, explains that the success of vaccine lotteries boils down to two key components: heavy media coverage and individuals believing their odds of winning are higher than the reality.

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POTUS announces National Month of Action to promote vaccination

Jun 9, 2021
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By: CCL
Vaccines

President Biden announced a "National Month of Action" in vaccination efforts and sponsors are lining up to offer incentives to reach the goal of 70% vaccination. Incentives range in value, from state lotteries offering $1M prizes to… free beer? 

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Million Dollar Lotteries Increase Vaccinations

Jun 8, 2021
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By: CCL
Vaccines

After weeks of lagging interest, Ohio’s Vax-A-Million lottery for those who are vaccinated produced a surge in vaccinations. ‍‍Vaccinations increased 40% for ages 16+ in the 7 days following the Vax-a-Million announcement in Ohio.

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Getting a Vaccine As Easy As Getting Your Groceries

Jun 8, 2021
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By: Marty Makary, MD, MPH, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Vaccines

Flu vaccination rates are 3 million/day. Make COVID vaccinations as convenient as flu vaccinations. People have unpredictable schedules with childcare, work, and community responsibilities. Be where people are. Meet people where they are in terms of convenient locations and timing.

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