Regional Immunization Manual

Clinical Practice Guidelines

Access to Immunization for Non-Residents of Canada

                  -Governing Law and Jurisdiction Agreement

Adverse Events Following Immunization

                  - Appendix A -  AEFI Flowchart for Reporting

Documentation and Record Keeping of Immunizations

General Considerations prior to Immunization

Immunizing Alone

Immunization Schedules and Establishing Immunization Status

Infection Control for Immunization Clinics

Informed Consent for Immunization

Insured and Uninsured Immunizations

Management of Suspected Anaphylaxis

Preloading Syringes with Vaccine at Mass Immunization Clinics

Storage and Handling of Vaccines

  • Appendix A - Maximum-Minimum Thermometer Instructions
  • Appendix B - Temperature Log for Vaccines
  • Appendix C - WRHA Population and Public Health Cold Chain Failure Response Plan
  • Appendix D - WRHA After Hours Vaccine Refrigerator Failure Rescue Procedure

Student Nurses and Immunizing in the Public Health Program

Vaccine Administration Practices


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