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Immunisation and Vaccination Competency Booklet

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Administration of B12 Competency Booklet

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The 7 "RIGHTS" of Vaccine Administration

Proper vaccine administration is a critical component of a successful immunization program. It is a key part of ensuring that vaccination is as safe and effective as possible

The foundation of medication administration is application of the “Rights of Medication Administration.” These rights should be applied to each encounter when vaccines are administered.

These rights include the:

  • Right patient
  • Right vaccine and diluent (when applicable)
  • Right time (including the correct age and interval, as well as before the product expiration time/date)
  • Right dosage
  • Right route (including the correct needle gauge and length and technique)
  • Right site
  • Right documentation