Online Training Opportunities
Training Opportunities Offered by the CDC
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) offer a wide variety of online training opportunities for healthcare providers. CEUs are provided for many of them. Here are just a few of the online training opportunties that they offer on immunization...
Addresses issues related to a routine immunization clinic encounter: patient intake and screening, vaccine administration, vaccine management, documentation, vaccine adverse events management and reporting, and resources for staff orientation and development.
CDC offers numerous education and training programs for healthcare personnel. A variety of topics and formats are available. All are based on vaccine recommendations made by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP).
Immunization NetConferences are live, 1-hour presentations combining an online visual presentation with simultaneous audio via telephone conference call and a live question and answer session. On-demand replays and presentations will be available shortly after each event. These presentations, collectively titled "Current Issues in Immunization," are scheduled 4 to 5 times per year. Specific topic(s) will be announced prior to each occurrence. Each presentation is designed to provide clinicians with the most up-to-date information on immunization. And, are presented by the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases.
Developed through the Project to Enhance Immunization Content in Nursing Education and Training, which is supported by funding from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases(NCIRD) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), through a Cooperative Agreement with the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research. it includes the following modules:
Download CDC podcasts to your desktop and portable music/video player for health information at your convenience and on the go!
Other Online Training Opportunities
Nurse TIP recognizes that nurses play an integral role in the success of immunization programs. Nurses are often the first point of contact at any health care visit and can have considerable influence on the public health practices of a community. The goal of the project is to increase the knowledge and competency of nurses in immunization by offering relevant content in a variety of distance-learning approaches.