School-based flu clinics: Engaging the community to promote flu vaccinations for school-age youth
Learning Areas:Public health or related nursing
Describe the community engagement process used to plan and implement school-based flu clinics with local public health, healthcare providers and schools Describe the impact of school flu clinics on the community’s immunization rates as well as absenteeism due to influenza.
Keyword(s): School Health, Community Collaboration
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Marty AlemÃ¡n is a Public Health Nursing Manager for Olmsted County Public Health Services whose responsibilities include oversight of the School Public Health Nurses and several community based health promotion programs. She has a strong commitment to working on issues of health disparities in the community and has been actively involved in several community based participatory research initiatives. She received her Masters of Arts in Nursing in Transformational Leadership from Augsburg College.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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