Management of Vaccination Programs for OB-GYN Practices

Originally presented on November 9, 2016

Debra Hawks, MPH
Senior Director, Practice Activities, Obstetrics and Immunization
The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists (ACOG)

J. Martin Tucker, MD, FACOG
Jackson Healthcare for Women
Flowood, Mississippi

This program will provide concrete business and clinical strategies for the management of vaccination programs in ob-gyn practices.

Learning Objectives
After watching this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Describe the role and responsibilities of a vaccine champion.
  • Identify vaccine storage and handling best practices.
  • Discuss the use of Tdap and Influenza vaccines in ob-gyn practices.
  • Recognize strategies for vaccination coding/billing procedures.

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

The University at Albany School of Public Health is an Approved Provider of continuing nurse education by the Northeast Multi-State Division, 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.