2021-2022 Flu Updates Webinar

This webinar occurred on October 18, 2021, and continuing education expires on October 18, 2022

About the webinar

The webinar covered the following topics:

  • Flu epidemiology
  • Flu vaccine availability for the Childhood Vaccine Program
  • Updated flu recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
  • Information on flu communication and health promotion resources

Objectives

  • Describe updated influenza epidemiology
  • Discuss flu vaccine availability and current flu vaccine recommendations
  • Use and share flu communication and health promotion resources

Presenters

  • Anna Unutzer, MPH, Influenza and COVID-19 Epidemiologist
  • Jacki Stockdale, Operations and Response Coordinator
  • Trang Kuss, RN, MN, MPH, Immunization Nurse Consultant
  • Barry Iverson, Health Educator

Continuing Education

  • Continuing education (CE) is available for nurses, medical assistants, pharmacists, and pharmacy techs for attending the live webinar and watching the recording.
  • CE expires 10/18/22.
  • After attending the live webinar or watching the recording, an evaluation will appear and a link to the evaluation will also be sent to you in an email.
  • If you want CE credit, complete the evaluation and mark Yes that you want CE credit. Please specify the type of CE certificate you wish to obtain. After you complete the evaluation, our staff will email you the CE certificate within a few weeks. Please note: a certificate isn't automatically generated after completing the evaluation.

Continuing Nursing Education

Continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association. MNA is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 1.0 contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of this activity.

Continuing Education for Medical Assistants

1.0 administrative continuing education unit was approved by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). Granting approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAMA of the program content or the program's sponsor.

Continuing Education for Pharmacists

1.0 credit hour of continuing education for pharmacists was approved by the Washington State Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission (PQAC).

Commercial Support

This learning activity is not funded by any commercial entity.