Measles Update!

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
May 30, 2019 at 11:30 AM
Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 11:30 AM until 12:30 PM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Webex
Cost Range
FREE

Host And Instructor

Host
Alaska Division of Public Health
Instructor
Michelle Rothoff, MD

Credits

C.E. Credit for Nursing : 1.00
Criteria for Successful Completion: A 1.0 nursing contact hour will be awarded to participants after they complete of a brief survey monkey evaluation. Link to the survey will be provided to you at the end of the presentation. Alaska Division of Public Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education with distinction by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Training Overview Description

This is a one hour webinar to review and update your knowledge about measles. Alaska Section of Epidemiology (SOE) Medical Epidemiologist-Dr. Michelle Rothoff will start off our presentation with a measles update.

This webinar will review how a measles rash may present and be distinguished from other common diseases, key questions to ask patients in the initial interview, testing guidance, infection control and isolation requirements, vaccination recommendations for health care workers and a quick review of the Alaska reporting requirement for suspected measles cases.

No registration required. Feel free to invite other interested parties.

If you have any questions or concerns about this presentation, feel free to contact Kim Spink at 907-269-8085

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Registration Information

No registration required.

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