Immunizations for Oral Health Care Workers
The following vaccination strategies will help prevent disease transmission in the dental workplace.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe immunological response processes and how vaccination recommendations are formulated.
- List current immunization recommendations issued by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for health care professionals and their adult patients.
- Explain issues affecting compliance with immunization recommendations and vaccines.
This course was issued in the August 2017 issue and expires 8/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.