Using Electronic Medical Records to Improve Tdap Vaccination Rates in Pregnant Women

Originally presented on November 28, 2016

Overview

This program will discuss the importance of Tdap vaccination in pregnancy, the perceived barriers and methods to overcome these barriers. 

Target Audience 

Clinicians in ob-gyn practices including physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse managers, etc.

 

Webinar

Using Electronic Medical Records to Improve Tdap Vaccination Rates in Pregnant Women

 

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Speaker

Jeanne S. Sheffield, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Learning Outcome and Objectives

As a result of this activity, the learner will be able to enhance their knowledge and competence on using the EMR to improve Tdap vaccination rates in pregnant women.

After watching this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the impact of pertussis in the modern era
  • Discuss the Tdap immunization recommendations for pregnant women
  • Describe both the barriers to vaccination and methods to overcome these barriers
Activity Materials
Evaluation, Post-Test and Certificate
Continuing Education Credits

To Obtain Continuing Education Credits 

Each participant interested in CE credits must complete an evaluation and post-test, which is available above under "Evaluation, Post-Test and Certificate". A score of 80% and above on the post-test will generate a certificate indicating the requested credits.  

Note: CPHCE cannot recreate lost certificates. Enter your e-mail address in the system to have your certificate sent to you.

 

Disclosure Statements

The planners, moderator, and presenters do not have any financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in this activity.

No commercial funding has been accepted for this activity.

 

Continuing Medical Education Credits

The School of Public Health, University at Albany is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Public Health, University at Albany designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Medical Education Credits are offered until April 30, 2023.

 

Continuing Nurse Education Contact Hours

University at Albany School of Public Health is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division Education Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This offering is approved for 1 nursing contact hour(s).

Nursing Contact Hours are offered until April 30, 2023.

 

Certified Health Education Specialist Contact Hours

Sponsored by the School of Public Health, University at Albany, SUNY, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I contact education contact hours. Maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available are 0.

Continuing Education Contact Hours are offered until April 30, 2023.