Immunization education is now a part of the curriculum for accredited DSMES programs. This session will arm you with the background and tools to address participant resistance to getting vaccinated and provide a review of recent epidemiological findings related to risk reduction through vaccination of people with diabetes. .5 CE, 30 minutes
Working with the CDC, National Federation of Infectious Diseases, Connecting Nurses, Mytonomy and the European Scientific Working Group (ESWI), we are helping to elevate their efforts and spread the word about the importance of vaccines.
The CDC has been focused educating Americans with diabetes about the five key vaccines they need with an online and print vaccine guide.
The European Scientific Working Group (ESWI) offers a wealth of resources that, while focused on Europe, are useful for all healthcare professionals. ADCES was honored to have a representative participating in the recent conference in Belguim. eswi.org
We co-wrote a blog post on the importance of Hep B vaccine with the NFID, who also offer resources on flu and chronic health conditions.
Connecting Nurses and Mytonomy created a series of videos on Understanding the Flu Vaccines and Your Role in insuring people are vaccinated. Access the videos
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