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Travel and Childhood Immunisation Update Newcastle

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THE COUNTY HOTEL

Neville Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 5DF

United Kingdom

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Course Introduction

Our Travel and Childhood Immunisation Update training is developed in line with Public Health England (PHE) recommendations and is ideal for those looking to update themselves with current knowledge of latest news, issues and legislation relating to travel and childhood immunisations.

Our Travel and Childhood Immunisation course is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners and 6 CPD points are awarded on completion.

This course is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners

Course Aims

  • To understand the role and importance of immunisation and vaccination
  • To be able to explain the aims of immunisation, describe national policy and schedules and deal with variations to the schedule
  • To understand the legal framework of immunisation
  • To understand the legal aspects of supply and administration of vaccines

Course Content

  • Childhood Vaccination Schedule Review
  • Childhood immunisation update – including Influenza, Pneumococcal, MMR, Pertussis, Dip, Tet,BCG, Polio, HIB, Meningitis and HPV
  • TB - including screening and Mantoux
  • Travel Health and vaccinations update - including HEP A, HEP B, Yellow Fever, Malaria andTyphoid
  • Live and inactive vaccines
  • Anaphylaxis recognition and management
  • Adverse reactions and reporting
  • Prescribing including PGDs and PSDs
  • Administration
  • Cold chain
  • Injection techniques
  • Documentation, record keeping and reporting
  • Legal framework - confidentiality and consent
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Storage and handling of vaccines
  • Vaccine supply and administration

Who should attend / would be applicable?

  • Nurses
  • Practice Nurses
  • Community Matrons
  • District Nurses
  • Community Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • Allied Health Professionals
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THE COUNTY HOTEL

Neville Street

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 5DF

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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