Participants will gain a basic understanding of vaccines and school immunization law in Oregon. The importance of immunizations, the diseases they prevent and an overview of vaccine status of children in Oregon will be discussed. Information will be provided about school requirements and the reporting process as well as common questions parents ask about vaccines and how to respond.
At the end of this session the participant will be able to:
Intended audience: Health
- answer basic questions about school vaccine requirements.
- provide general information about the importance of immunizations.