112 - Meningococcal Disease Prevention and Immunisation

 112 - Meningococcal Disease Prevention and Immunisation
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Course Overview

APNA at the request of and with funding from GSK has developed this comprehensive new module to support primary health care nurses with an understanding of meningococcal disease, the burden of disease and immunisation choices to assist in prevention.

Estimated Duration

Approximately 1 hours / 1 CPD hours


Cost: $38.50 inc GST / APNA Members FREE

Target Audience

Suitable for all nurses working in primary health care including general practice.

Learning outcomes

The module will provide you with an understanding of:

  • Meningococcal disease and transmission
  • Clinical features and complications
  • Diagnosis and treatment
  • Awareness of at-risk groups
  • Vaccines both funded and recommended
  • Notification guidelines
  • Approaches to conversations with parents about the disease and vaccine choices

What you’ll get

At the completion of each module you will be presented with a brief online assessment that will test your underpinning knowledge.

To fully complete the course and claim your full CPD hours, we recommend you also complete the corresponding survey at the end. It only takes a few minutes to complete.

Once you have completed all sections of the course, a certificate will be available next to the course name in the ‘My Training’ section of APNA Online Learning.

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