Each month Immunize Nevada organizes webinars, which focus on multiple immunization topics and trends. Dozens of providers from throughout the country sit-in on the webinars during lunchtime programs to earn continuing education credits at no cost.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. (PST)
2014 Update on Nevada School & Childcare Immunization Requirements
Join immunize Nevada for a one-hour presentation on current vaccine requirements for Nevada schools and child care centers. This webinar is for everyone who provides services to children, including staff of medical offices, clinics, schools and childcare centers. Nevada state law, exemptions and state regulations will be reviewed. Ideas for strategies to improve vaccination rates and resources for parents and providers will be shared. The presentation will cover instructions on how to review and forecast immunization records using the 2014 ACIP immunization schedule. Participants will have the opportunity to earn nursing CEUs and Early Childhood Education (ECE) credits.
- Identify vaccine requirements and exclusion laws for children in Nevada child care centers.
- Identify vaccines requirements and exclusion laws required for children in Nevada schools.
- Identify two strategies to improve vaccination rates in your practice, school, or center.
- Identify the two types of exemptions for children in Nevada child care centers and schools.
JoAnn Rupiper is a Community Health Nurse Supervisor for the Immunization Program at the Southern Nevada Health District. She received a Master of Science degree in Public Health at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She is a graduate of University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. JoAnn has been a registered nurse for 32 years, and has worked in public health for 22 years. She moved to Las Vegas five years ago from Wisconsin to escape the cold winters.
Additional Information or Questions: For questions or more info, contact Rhonda at 775-624-7118 or Rhonda@immunizenevada.org.
PAST WEBINAR RECORDINGS AND SLIDES
2014 Webinar Schedule
August 20: Strive for 100%: Best Practices for Increasing Immunization Rates
[Download the presentation slides here]
2013 Webinar Schedule
November: Vaccine Saftey
[Download presentation slides here / Download webinar recording here]
**Please note: Webinar recordings are available for a limited time only. However, webinar slides will be available throughout the 2014 webinar schedule. If you are wishing to obtain information from a past webinar that is not listed above, please contact Rhonda Baskins at email@example.com.