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Information and resources to help you with the health promotion side of patient care, with a focus on vaccine-preventable illnesses.

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Communicable disease control and immunization tools for health professionals.
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More measles cases confirmed in Vancouver

More measles cases confirmed in Vancouver

8 measles infections have been identified in Vancouver this week.

15 Feb, 2019

Outbreaks

Immunization Courses

Online courses for vaccinators, offered by the BC Centre for Disease Control.

29 Jan, 2019

Immunization

Flu Beat Bulletins 2018

Flu Beat Bulletins 2018

You will need access to MyVCH to view the bulletins.

30 Nov, 2018

Flu

Adverse Event Following Immunization Workflow

Adverse Event Following Immunization Workflow

23 Oct, 2018

Immunization Flu

Immunization Website Links (Public)

Key websites and links to get protection from vaccine-preventable diseases.

10 Oct, 2018

Immunization

Immunization Schedules

Download our simplified schedules or visit HealthLinkBC and ImmunizeBC for all ages and details.

01 Oct, 2018

Immunization

Onewrite - VCH Health Care Worker

Record of flu immunization.

01 Oct, 2018

Flu

Influenza FAQ for Public Health Immunizers

Frequently asked questions from the public for the 2018-2019 campaign

01 Oct, 2018

Flu

Pneumococcal Vaccine Poster

Pneumococcal Vaccine Poster

Pneumonia (pneumococcal polysaccharide) vaccine is recommended and publicly funded for some people.

01 Oct, 2018

Immunization

AEFI Reporting Guidance

How to report an Adverse Event Following Immunization to Community Health Office/Centre

28 Sep, 2018

Immunization

VCH Influenza Immunization Campaign

VCH Influenza Immunization Campaign

Adapted from PowerPoint slideshow.

26 Sep, 2018

Flu

Physicians Update

Physicians Update

Contains the latest practice-related information for general practitioners and nurse practitioners across the Vancouver health region.

21 Sep, 2018

Immunization Flu

Quick Reference for Publicly Funded Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

20 Sep, 2018

Flu

Flu Vaccine Request Process for 2018/2019

As per last year, you no longer need to request an entire season allocation of influenza vaccine.

14 Sep, 2018

Flu

Measles alert for several Vancouver locations

Measles alert for several Vancouver locations

Possible exposure Sept. 8-11 at Skookum Festival, Noodlebox Mount Pleasant, Outdoor Community Block Party, or public transit in Vancouver.

13 Sep, 2018

Outbreaks

Inactivated Vaccine Screening Tent Card

01 Sep, 2018

Flu

Flumist® Screening Tent Card

01 Sep, 2018

Flu

Protect Your Flu Vaccine

Protect Your Flu Vaccine

Storage and handling rules, and recipes for packing.

01 Sep, 2018

Flu

Flu Vaccine Reduces Risk of Severe Injury

CDC study shows it also reduced the severity and duration of the flu.

02 Aug, 2018

Flu

Fluzone® High-Dose Influenza Vaccine Q&A

Updated August 2018

01 Aug, 2018

Flu

BCCDC Interactive Immunization Resources

BCCDC Interactive Immunization Resources

Information and key national and provincial immunization resources for health-care providers.

01 Aug, 2018

Immunization

Quick Reference: Adult Immunization

Handy 1 page vaccine schedule for people 19 years+.

01 Jul, 2018

Immunization

Vaccine Update: Revised Rotavirus Vaccine Schedule

15 May, 2018

Immunization

SHOP Website

SHOP Website

Shared Health Organization Portal for policies and clinical resources. Includes BC health organisations PHSA, VCHA, and Providence Health.

09 May, 2018

Immunization Communicable Diseases

Influvac® Monograph

01 May, 2018

Flu

Fluzone® Quadrivalent Monograph

01 May, 2018

Flu

Flumist® Quadrivalent Product Monograph

19 Apr, 2018

Flu

How To Handwash & Handrub Posters

How To Handwash & Handrub Posters

Washing and sanitizing your hands is one of the best ways to stay healthy.

01 Jan, 2018

Communicable Diseases

Who are you fighting the flu for? Posters

Who are you fighting the flu for? Posters

02 Oct, 2017

Flu

Fluviral® Monograph

21 Apr, 2017

Flu

Nursing scope of practice for influenza and pneumococcal immunizations with an order

Update coming!

20 Nov, 2015

Immunization Flu

Onewrite for Public Health Influenza Campaign

Order your site's needs directly from HSSBC print services: Form Number VCH.0289

01 Nov, 2015

Flu

Role of gloves and alcohol‐based hand rub use when vaccinating

03 Oct, 2014

Immunization Flu

Tips To Give Adult Injections

Tip sheet for administering adult subcutaneous and intramuscular injections.

01 Jan, 2013

Immunization Flu

The Benefits of Vaccines

2008 ImmunizeBC presentation by Dr. Gary Marshall

29 Oct, 2008

Immunization

The A.S.K. Approach

Desk reference: The A.S.K. Approach for effective immunization communication.

26 May, 2008

Immunization