Immunisation recommendations for remote placements

The NT Centre for Disease Control (CDC) lists below the recommended immunisations for health professionals working in remote communities:

  • Influenza Vaccine
  • Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A Vaccine
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella
  • Varicella Zoster
  • Diphtheria Tetanus Pertussis (single dose of Boostrix)
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Screening

You can find more information on the remote health Atlas website:  http://remotehealthatlas.nt.gov.au/staff_immunisation.pdf#search=%22immunisation%22

Friday, 22 February 2013