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Sănătatea în penitenciare: Vaccinarea persoanelor care lucrează și locuiesc în penitenciare (personal instruit în domeniul vaccinării) - Moldova

Understand why vaccination is particularly important in prisons and how to communicate about vaccination effectively.

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Sănătatea în penitenciare: Vaccinarea persoanelor care lucrează și locuiesc în penitenciare (personal instruit în domeniul vaccinării) - Moldova

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Increase your vaccination knowledge

This two-week course will help you gain an understanding of why vaccines can help protect the health of those living or working in prisons and those around them. What’s more, you’ll develop the skills to communicate about vaccines effectively.

This course has been developed by the European Consortium RISE-Vac who works to protect the health of those in prisons by increasing vaccine literacy.

Understand the importance of vaccination in prisons

You’ll start the course with an introduction to why infectious diseases are particularly important in the prison context. You’ll also examine what the main risk factors are before and during incarceration.

Next, you’ll examine the most relevant vaccine preventable diseases for people living and working in prisons.

Improve your conversations about vaccines

Finally, you’ll learn how you can effectively communicate about vaccinations. With this knowledge, you’ll be able to have quality conversations about vaccination with people living in prison as well as your friends and family. You’ll also discover how to address common perceptions of people living in prison toward vaccination.

By the end of the course, you’ll have the knowledge about vaccination in prison that you need to provide best care in this setting.

What topics will you cover?

Scopul acestui curs este ca persoanele care lucrează în penitenciare să învețe despre vaccinare și beneficiile acesteia pentru protejarea sănătății lor și a celor din jur. Cursul va avea o durată de aproximativ 4 ore și poate fi urmat pe parcursul a 3 săptămâni, primul modul (introducere în vaccinuri) fiind voluntar.

Who is this accredited by?

The CPD Certification Service
The CPD Certification Service:

This course has been certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development principles.

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What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Develop understanding of vaccine preventable diseases which are most common in prisons
  • Apply examples to real-life conversations with people living in prison to hold conversations on vaccinations
  • Explore why the prison context can make people working and living in prison more vulnerable to infectious diseases, and how vaccines can help mitigate this risk
  • Engage in discussions and conversations on vaccines confidently
  • Identify common attitude roots relating to vaccination and address these appropriately

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for staff working in prisons who already have prior knowledge about vaccination.

Who will you learn with?

Who developed the course?

UK Health Security Agency

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) is responsible for planning, preventing and responding to external health threats by providing intellectual, scientific and operational leadership at national and local level, as well as on the global stage. UKHSA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department of Health and Social Care.

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