CDC Corner with the TB Program
October 25, 2018
This CDC quarterly session will be hosted by the FNIHB TB Program (Andrea Warman, the TB Coordinator and Deana Nahachewsky, the TB Screening and Education Nurse). Most of the hour will be open discussion time for nurses to talk to and/or ask questions of Deana and Andrea and/or fellow nurses on the call.
Andrea and Deana will use a small portion at the beginning of the hour to talk about/review:
1) New homecare referral form,
2) Updated TB medical condition screening algorithms,
3) Review a new LTBI medication start checklist.
The rest of the time the floor will be open to discuss anything nurses want that is TB related. Please join us!
TARGET AUDIENCE: Quarterly CDC Corner for CHNs.
Health Canada: RSV Prophlaxis Clinic Workshop
November 1, 2018
About This Session
This information session is for clinics that have or may have Qualified children/infants in the RSV Prevention Program. The session will review information on what is RSV, who does it impact, and prevention of an RSV infection. It will cover who Qualifies for the RSV Prevention Program, as well as the receiving, documentation, storing and giving of Synagis.
- Prevention of RSV
- Who Qualifies for the RSV Prevention Program
- How to receive/store/give/document Synagis
PRESENTED BY: Gail Porter-Lai , Alberta Health Services RSV Prevention Program Nurse Coordinator for Northern Alberta