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EZIZ Training

 

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New VFC Program Requirements (15 min.)
Identify responsibilities of the Vaccine Coordinator;
Identify responsibilities of the Provider of Record;
Comply with California VFC Program requirements

Storage and Handling

New Monitoring Refrigerator Temperatures (8 min. video demonstration)
Read and record current, minimum (MIN), and maximum (MAX) temperatures;
Identify temperatures that are too warm or too cold and take appropriate action

New Monitoring Freezer Temperatures (7 min. video demonstration)
Read and record current, minimum (MIN), and maximum (MAX) temperatures;
Identify temperatures that are too warm and take appropriate action

Storing Vaccines (20 min.)
Prepare refrigerators and freezers for vaccine storage;
Store vaccines in refrigerators and freezers;
Safeguard refrigerator and freezer power supplies
Notice: This lesson does not include new requirements for thermometers. Please see VFC letter about new Program requirements for updated information. Lesson will be updated in the future.

Vaccine Inventory Management

Conducting a Vaccine Inventory (19 min.)
Identify vaccine brand name and packaging;
Enter lot numbers, expiration dates,
and total doses on hand on VFC Inventory Form for all VFC vaccines

Vaccine Administration

Preparing Vaccines (25 min.)
Select vaccines based on physicians’ orders;
Identify expired vaccines;
Mix, reconstitute, and draw up vaccines

Administering Vaccines (16 min.)
Identify correct needle lengths, insertion angles, and injection sites for intramuscular (IM) and subcutaneous (SC) injections;
Administer IM and SC injections

EZIZ lessons are based on California VFC program requirements and best practices. View the US Map for links to other states’ immunization programs and protocols.
Most references to temperatures are in Fahrenheit. Use this job aid to convert temperatures to Celsius.