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Immunisation and Vaccination update for Practice Nurses
Thu 24 August 2017, 09:30 – 13:00 BST
COURSE OPEN TO CITY & HACNKEY AND TOWER HAMLETS PNs
PLEASE DO NOT BOOK IF
YOU ARE BASED IN NEWHAM, AS YOUR ALLOCATION HAS BEEN USED UP. ANY PLACES BOOKED
WILL BE CANCELLED’
This is a mandatary half day update. The course will ensure delegates practice immunisation more effectively, from assessment to administration in both adults and children. It will enhance the care you are able to deliver by ensuring your skills and knowledge are maintained, developed and up to date. You will receive a certificate of attendance from the prestigious City University London.
This course will cover the following areas:
Factors affecting sero-protection
Where to obtain contemporary information concerning immunisation (e.g. Immunisation Against Infectious Diseases and other websites)
Vaccination of individuals with uncertain or incomplete immunisation status (Public Health England, 2014)
Assessment, documentation and obtaining informed consent
The childhood immunisation programme: composition and recent changes to the programme. The childhood immunisation programme will include vaccines that are administered from six weeks, such as the BCG, the primary immunisation schedule (i.e. at two, three and four months), all routine vaccinations to preschool age, the HPV programme the influenza programme (from six months +) and other immunisation programmes
Anaphylaxis: recognition and treatment.
Tutor: Marie Hill
Marie is a Senior Lecturer in Practice Nursing with extensive experience in the field, from clinical to managerial roles. In her role as Senior Lecturer, she develops curricula tailored to meet the changing needs of today's Practice Nurse. One of these curricula developments is the BSc (Hons) Primary Care (Practice Nursing) degree, with an emphasis on long term conditions. During her 14 years at City University she has developed immunisation courses for Registered Nurses, Pharmacists and Healthcare Support Workers.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Registering for CEPN Courses:
Please ensure that before you register on to a training course that you have seeked permission from your line manager. Ensure that you are able to be released from your organisation for the duration of the training.
Un-notified Non- attendance will result in your Employers being charged. Employers will be charged for the individual(s) at the rate of the cost per person to commission the training (this will vary in accordance to the type of training)
If you are unable to attend training you have registered for, please cancel your place via Eventbrite. Email and telephone cancelations will not be accepted.
When cancelling a booked place on a training course please ensure that this is done 3 days prior to the training date, this will ensure that you place can be taken up by a fellow colleague.
On the day of the training please ensure that you arrive on time for registration. If you arrive more than 10minutes after the starting time you will be denied entry (practices will also be charged for this)
Please note that once you have finished the training you will be expected to complete an evaluation form for feedback purposes.