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Immunization Provider Education Series 

This webinar series brings subject matter experts to discuss timely topics during the lunch hour every other month. Each webinar will feature a different guest speaker and will focus on one topic area. These webinars are free and offer attendees the opportunity to hear best practices, up-to-date information, and more. At the conclusion of the presentation attendees also have the opportunity to ask the experts questions. Participation with this series is encouraged for all those involved in immunization services.
 

2018 Webinar Series

Calendar List:

Session #1: January 31, 2018- General Best Practice Guidelines for Immunization

 


General Session Information:

Instructions to access all archived webinars and nursing contact hours

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Session #1

General Best Practice Guidelines for Immunization
Presented by Andrew Kroger, MD, MPH, Medical Officer with CDC/NCIRD
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 12:00-1:00pm

Additional details, including login information, will be available in January 2018.

2017 Webinar Series

Session #1 Applying Principles of Vaccination to Vaccine Administration Best Practices

Applying Principles of Vaccination to Vaccine Administration Best Practices

Donna Weaver, RN, MN from CDC will provide healthcare personnel with an overview of principles of vaccination, how these principles apply to vaccine administration, common administration errors, and best practice strategies to prevent errors.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.25 nursing contact hours are available for this course through February 6, 2018.

Applying Principles of Vaccination to Vaccine Administration Best Practices (slides only)

Additional Resource: Supplemental information and guidance for vaccination providers regarding use of 9-valent HPV

Session #2 Strategies to Communicate with Vaccine Hesitant Parents

Strategies to Communicate with Vaccine Hesitant Parents

JoEllen Wolicki, BSN, RN from CDC will present on parents’ most common vaccine concerns, best practice strategies to communicate with vaccine hesitant parents and resources for clinical staff and parents.

Strategies to Communicate with Vaccine Hesitant Parents (slides only)

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.25 nursing contact hours are available for this course through March 28, 2018.
 

Session #3 Adolescent Immunizations: Give it a Shot!

Adolescent Immunizations: Give It a Shot!

Amy Middleman, MD, MSEd, MPH will discuss current ACIP recommendations for adolescent vaccines, explain the benefits of adolescent vaccines, and provide best practice strategies to improve vaccination rates in clinics.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.25 nursing contact hours are available for this course through May 30, 2018.

Adolescent Immunizations: Give It a Shot (slides only)

Session #4 Immunization for Healthcare Personnel

Immunization for Healthcare Personnel

Sue Sebazco, RN, MBA, CIC, will present on immunizations recommended for healthcare personnel to protect themselves, their patients, and fellow staff against a number of serious diseases. In addition, Ms. Sebazco will discuss strategies for implementing voluntary and mandatory vaccinations in a healthcare facility.

Immunization for Healthcare Personnel (slides only)

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.25 nursing contact hours are available for this course through November 4, 2018.

Session #5 Influenza Vaccine Update 2017-2018

Influenza Vaccine Update 2017-2018

Susan Reeser, RN, BSN will present on current Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices influenza vaccine recommendations, available influenza vaccine products, and clinic resources for the 2017-2018 influenza season.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.25 nursing contact hours are available for this course through March 31, 2018.