TB Awareness and Administration of Mantoux Test and BCG Vaccination

 

Purpose

To ensure that nursing staff have the knowledge and skills to safely and effectively deliver the TB Vaccination Programme.

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of Epidemiology of TB and how it spreads
  • An overview of the incidence of TB and NICE Guidance on Tubercluosis (2016)
  • Knowledge of current TB vaccination programme
  • Considered TB risk management
  • Administration of the Mantoux Test and BCG Vaccine and equipment needed for the clinic
  • An awareness of the BCG vaccine PGD

Audience

Nursing staff administering BCG Vaccine to children

Method

Lecture and Workshop

Cost

£50.00

Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.




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