I am commonly asked questions about administering different vaccines. Vaccine administration is covered well in the following resources:
- BC Immunization Manual
- Canadian Immunization Guide – Vaccine Administration Practices
- Reducing pain during vaccine injections: clinical practice guideline
I would strongly encourage every healthcare professional to review the Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA) tools from Pharmacy5in5 from the University of Waterloo. They are really good:
I developed a quiz on some of the key issues regarding vaccine administration. I hope you find it useful.
Vaccine Administration Quiz (17 T/F Questions)