CE Instructions for
WB4417: Immunization: You Call the Shots-Module Ten-Storage and Handling—2021
(Credit expires 12/31/2021)


To receive continuing education (CE)
In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WB4417 Immunization: You Call the Shots-Module Ten-Storage and Handling—2021, please visit TCEO at www.cdc.gov/getCE and follow the 9 Simple Steps by 12/31/2021. Pass the posttest at 80%.

If you have any questions or problems, contact CDC/ATSDR Training and Continuing Education Online via email at ce@cdc.gov. You may also contact the CE Coordinator at NCIRD, Melissa Barnett at MBarnett2@cdc.gov

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: You Call the Shots is a series of interactive, web-based, immunization training courses that present practice-oriented immunization content in a step-by-step, self-study format. These courses are ideal for medical or nursing students, new vaccination providers, or seasoned health care providers seeking a review.
You Call the Shots consists of a series of modules that discuss vaccine-preventable diseases and the latest recommendations for vaccine storage, administration, and use. Each module provides learning opportunities, self-test knowledge checks, reference and resource materials, and an extensive glossary.
This module is the 10th in the series and focuses on vaccine storage and handling requirements.

OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to:
Define and explain cold chain management.
Describe the components of routine and emergency procedures for vaccine storage and handling.
Describe proper vaccine storage and temperature monitoring equipment.
Describe correct vaccine and diluent storage, handling, and disposal of routinely recommended vaccine.
Identify actions that should be taken if vaccines have not been stored properly.
Describe each team member’s role in the storage and handling of vaccines (including primary and alternate coordinators and other staff).
Implement disease detection and prevention health care services (e.g., smoking cessation, weight reduction, diabetes screening, blood pressure screening, immunization services) to prevent health problems and maintain health.

FACULTY/CREDENTIALS:
M. Suzanne Johnson-DeLeon, MPH, Health Education and Information Specialist, CDC/NCIRD
JoEllen Wolicki, BSN, RN, Nurse Educator, CDC/NCIRD

ORIGINATION DATE: 1/1/2021 EXPIRATION DATE: 12/31/2021

URL: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/ed/youcalltheshots.html
HARDWARE/SOFTWARE: Computer Hardware; Internet connection; Browser; MATERIALS: Internet connection and computer

TARGET AUDIENCE: Administrators, CHES certified health educators, Physicians, Epidemiologists, LPNs, LVNs, Medical assistants, medical students, NPs, nurse technicians, other health educators, Pharmacists, PAs, program managers RNs

PREREQUISITES: Participants should have a basic educational background in science including general knowledge in the subject areas of biology, immunization and vaccine-preventable diseases.

FORMAT: This course is Enduring material. 




CE Logo In support of improving patient care, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for 1 nursing contact hours.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designated this knowledge-based event for pharmacists to receive 1 CEUs in pharmacy education (1 contact hour). The Universal Activity Number is JA4008229-0000-21-008-H06-P.

Once credit is claimed, an unofficial statement of credit is immediately available on TCEOnline. Official credit will be uploaded within 60 days on the NABP/CPE Monitor.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .1 CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 1 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 1. Continuing Competency credits available are 1. CDC provider number 98614.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 1 CPH recertification credits for this program.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, our content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

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