Immunization Update

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Estimated time to complete session: 1 hour

Learning Objectives

1. Identify available vaccine administration strategies and resources, available patient education resources, vaccine alert systems, current immunization schedules, and available childhood education programs.

2. Use evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to establish standardized vaccine administration procedures, including standardized protocols to screen for immunizations during patient encounters.

3. Counsel patients, and parents of children, using available patient education resources and motivational interviewing about vaccine safety and efficacy.

4. Participate in available childhood immunization programs, and administer using a standardized process.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018

David Weismiller, DM, ScM, FAAFP, Professor, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018
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