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Basics of Immunisation Workshop

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Sunshine Coast PHN Office

Ground Floor, Mayfield House, 29 The Esplanade

Maroochydore, QLD 4558

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This workshop is open to nurses new to currently working in general practice who have no previous experience in immunisation.
*Please note: The Basics of Immunisation workshop is a pre-requisite for attending other regular workshops related to immunisation

You will need to bring a copy of the Australian Immunisation Handbook (AIH)10th ed with you to this session

Morning and afternoon tea are supplied (please advise any dietary requirements), please bring your own lunch.

All day diagonal parking available on Memorial Drive outside the Cotton Tree Tennis Courts.

Learning outcomes:

  • Review of the funded vaccines in the National Immunisation Program Queensland Schedule (NIP) and additional funded vaccines on the funded program

  • Discuss vaccine administration and current recommendations

  • Introduction to key immunisation resources

  • Introduction on how to use the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR)

  • Introduction to vaccine management

Recommended pre-reading
For this workshop it is helpful to familiarise yourself with the National Immunisation Program Schedule (Feb 2018) and the additional notes on the NIP. These resources are available from PHN website at https://www.ourphn.org.au/


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Sandi Grant, Public Health Nurse (Immunisation)
Sunshine Coast Public Health Unit

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Sunshine Coast PHN Office

Ground Floor, Mayfield House, 29 The Esplanade

Maroochydore, QLD 4558

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