This session reviews current information on vaccines based on national guidelines and their relevance for older adults. In addition, updates on the vaccines currently available, the benefit of these vaccines for older adults, and the ways to improve vaccination rates within settings of care are shared.
Contact hours available until 10/3/2017.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Faculty, planners, authors, and speakers have no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5387.
Objectives: 1. Identify three new updates related to vaccinations among older adults. 2. State the current guidelines for vaccinations for older adults. 3. Describe an implementation plan to improve vaccination rates within their settings of care.