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"Learning Objectives

  • For each vaccine-preventable disease, identify those for whom routine immunization is recommended.
  • For each vaccine-preventable disease, describe characteristics of the vaccine used to prevent the disease.
  • Describe an emerging immunization issue.
  • Locate current immunization resources to increase knowledge of team’s role in program implementation for improved team performance.
  • Implement disease detection and prevention health care services (e.g., smoking cessation, weight reduction, diabetes screening, blood pressure screening, immunization services) to prevent health problems and maintain health." - Pink Book - General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 2, and Vaccine Safety - Session 3

Pink Book - Principles of Vaccination - Session 1
Pink Book - General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 1 - Session 2
Pink Book - Immunization Strategies - Session 4
Pink Book - Vaccine Storage and Handling; Vaccine Administration - Session 5
Pink Book - DTaP/Tdap - Session 6

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Pink Book - General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 2, and Vaccine Safety - Session 3

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Background Knowledge



Program Planning and Delivery,Professional Development,Education and Training,Program Delivery and Evaluation,Best Practices,Vaccine Safety and Development,Vaccine Safety,Vaccine Safety,Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI) Program Planning and Delivery
Professional Development
Education and Training
Program Delivery and Evaluation
Best Practices
Vaccine Safety and Development
Vaccine Safety
Vaccine Safety
Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)


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