ANP5002 Immunisation Nursing
Pre-requisite: The enrolling student must be a registered nurse and hold a current Blue Card. A registered nurse is regarded by The Commission (Blue Card) as a responsible person. A Blue Card is not required if the student RN is undertaking their clinical practice in a Government facility.
This course focuses on providing students with the knowledge and skills required for the management of immunisation programs for adults and children across a wide clinical spectrum. It offers registered nurses the opportunity to integrate and apply Health Management Protocols and Drug Therapy Protocols along with relevant immunisation theory to their clinical practice. Students will be required to undertake a minimum of six hours of supervised clinical practice at an approved Immunisation Clinic. On successful completion of this course students may be eligible to apply for authorisation to practice under the Immunisation Program Drug Therapy Protocol.