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2018 Immunisation Update

Wed 29th August @ 6:30 pm

Free

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED

Sydney North Health Network (SNHN) invites local GPs, Primary Care Nurses and Nurse Immunisers to an update on the latest changes to the National Immunisation Program, Public Health Unit (PHU) engagement with general practice and an overview of AusVax Safety system.  This workshop will count towards Authorised Nurse Immuniser (ANI) annual education requirements.

DATE:
Wed 29th August


TIME:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


VENUE:
Auditorium, Level 5, Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital
Reserve Road
St Leonards NSW
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RACGP CPD POINTS:
4

SPEAKERS:
  • Sally Edwards, RN, Immunisation Coordinator, Northern Sydney Public Health Unit
  • Jennie Wedd, RN, Northern Sydney Public Health Unit
  • Chloé Damon, AusVaxSafety Coordinator, NCIRS, MIPH, RN
TARGET AUDIENCE:

GPS, Primary Care Nurses and Nurse Immunisers.

LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • Review vaccination requirements for children, adolescents and adults
  • Outline changes to the National and NSW Immunisation Schedules
  • Recognise current vaccine preventable diseases
  • Monitor and review immunisation adverse events through Australia’s active vaccine safety system AusVaxSafety
  • Review vaccine safety results from the current influenza season
COST:
There is no cost for GPs, Primary Care Nurses and Nurse Immunisers working within the SNPHN region.

RSVP BY:
Wed 22nd August 2018

ENQUIRIES:

To register, contact Judy or Robi, Education Coordinators – 9432 8250 or events@snhn.org.au.