Topic "Immunisation" in Karen - total 36 documentsTitle: About immunisation: Information for parents
Summary: This booklet - written in Easy English - is for parents and explains what a vaccine is, how it is administrated, why it is important, who should get immunised, when your family should get immunised, where you can get immunised, possible side effects, how much it costs and where you can ask for your immunisation record.
Title: All COVID-19 vaccine information in your language provided by the Australian Government
Summary: COVID-19 vaccine news and information from the Department of Health for Australians about the development, approval process and plans for COVID-19 vaccines including vaccine providers, priority groups, vaccine distribution, Pfizer and Astra Zeneca vaccines, vaccine side effects, COVID-19 vaccination consent forms and more.
Title: Catch up vaccinations for refugees and asylum seekers in Victoria
Summary: This resource was designed for refugee and migrant communities in Victoria about catch-up vaccinations
Title: Childhood pneumococcal vaccine
Summary: This translated resource provides information on the free pneumococcal vaccine provided by the National Immunisation Program schedule to infants. It outlines what the disease is, the vaccines, who is eligible for the vaccines and also possible side effects.
Title: Consent form for COVID-19 vaccination
Summary: A patient consent form for COVID-19 vaccination. Print friendly.
Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccines animation (video)
Summary: This animation produced by the Australian Government, Department of Health provides information on COVID-19 vaccines.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - After your Spikevax (Moderna) vaccine
Summary: A patient fact sheet about what to expect after being given the Spikevax (Moderna) COVID-19 vaccination.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - After your vaccination Easy Read
Summary: A fact sheet about what you can expect after COVID-19 vaccination in Easy Read format and other languages.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - Information on Spikevax (Moderna) COVID-19 vaccine
Summary: A fact sheet for patients about the Spikevax (Moderna) vaccine.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - International students and COVID-19 vaccines (poster)
Summary: A poster that explains that international students studying in Australia are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccines.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - Long-term effects of COVID-19
Summary: This fact sheet explains the potential long-term effects of COVID-19.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - Updated AstraZeneca information
Summary: This fact sheet provides information about a link between the AstraZeneca vaccine and a very rare condition, which involves blood clotting and low blood platelet levels.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - What to expect on COVID-19 vaccination day at your residential aged care facility
Summary: This language set contains translations of a fact sheet that lets residential aged care workers, residents and their families know what to expect on their vaccination day.
Title: COVID-19 vaccination - Who will get the COVID-19 vaccine, and where? Easy Read
Summary: This easy-to-read fact sheet, in English, provides information about who will get the COVID-19 vaccine, and where.
Title: COVID-19 vaccine by the Departmenmt of Health Victoria
Summary: Information about COVID-19 vaccine rollout and safety produced by the Victorian Department of Health.
Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough) booster vaccine for 18 month old children
Summary: This translated information resource provides information on the diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough) booster vaccine given for free to children at 18 months old through the National Immunisation Program schedule. It describes what diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough) are, describes the vaccines and also side effects. It also has a short pre-immunisation checklist.
Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough) and poliomyelitis (polio) immunisation
Summary: The National Immunisation Program schedule provides free diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio vaccine to children at four years of age. The sheet lists possible side effects and provides a pre-immunisation checklist.
Title: Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hepatitis B, polio and Hib vaccine for infants
Summary: The National Immunisation Program provides free diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hepatitis B, polio and Hib vaccine to infants at two, four and six months of age. This document provides a pre-immunisation checklist and information about side effects. Includes diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough (pertussis) vaccine consent form
Title: Get vaccinated to defeat COVID-19 (video)
Summary: Video produced by the North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network to encourage CALD communities to get vaccinated.
Title: Getting to know health care in Australia: a pocket guide for new arrivals
Summary: A short overview on Australian health services and how to access them
Title: Glossary of medical terminology for immunisation and vaccine development
Summary: Supporting communication for the COVID-19 vaccination program. This glossary was developed to help community organisations, translators and interpreters, bilingual workers, and community leaders to better understand and communicate about vaccine development and implementation.
Title: Goodbye COVID (video)
Summary: These videos feature local community members encouraging people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Title: How to get proof of your COVID-19 vaccinations
Summary: Information on how you can get an immunisation history statement to show proof of your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccinations.
Title: How to give EpiPen
Summary: Step by step instructions for giving EpiPen adrenaline (epinephrine) autoinjectors.
Title: Immunisation (bilingual version)
Summary: To get a family payment for a child under 20 years of age, you need to make sure their immunisations are up to date.
Title: Immunising your child (bilingual version)
Summary: Immunisation is a simple, safe and effective way to protect your child against harmful diseases that can cause serious problems.
Title: Infant hepatitis B immunisation information
Summary: Information about the hepatitis B vaccine given to newborn babies. Includes information about the disease, why babies should have the vaccine, and information about possible side effects. It is important to start the hepatitis B immunisation as soon as possible after birth.
Title: Measles, mumps, rubella and chickenpox immunisation information
Summary: This translated resource provides information about the measles, mumps, rubella and chickenpox vaccines for children at 18 months of age through the National Immunisation Program schedule. It includes information on what they are, the vaccine itself, possible side effects and a short pre-immunisations checklist.
Title: Meningococcal ACWY secondary school vaccine program: Information and consent form
Summary: This document provides information about the four-in-one combined vaccine for protection against meningococcal A, C, W, Y strains that is free to secondary school students in Victoria. It must be signed by the parents/carers of eligible young people under 18 years old so they can receive the vaccine at secondary school.
Title: Polio immunisation information
Summary: This translated information resource provides information on Poliomyelitis (polio) and the Polio vaccine. It includes what it is, the vaccine, possible side effects of the vaccine and a short pre-immunisation checklist.
Title: Pre-immunisation checklist
Summary: A checklist for immunisation providers to use to decide the best immunisation schedule for a patient.
Title: Rotavirus immunisation information
Summary: This translated resource provides information on the Rotavirus, the most common cause of severe gastroenteritis in infants and young children in Australia. It includes information on the protection against rotavirus that is available free of charge under the National Immunisation Program Schedule for babies in two doses at two and four months of age. It also includes a pre-immunisation checklist and information on possible side effects.
Title: Stay safe, get vaccinated (video)
Summary: Women's Health Grampians produced videos for Multilingual Health Educators to encourage international students to get vaccinated.
Title: Vaccine side effects
Summary: This translated document outlines common side effects that occur soon after vaccination and last 1 to 2 days. Generally no treatment is required. Download the document to find out more.
Title: Year 7 secondary school vaccine program - information and consent form
Summary: This translated consent form is for the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and the Diphtheria-tetanus whooping cough vaccine that are offered to all children in Year 7 at secondary school or aged 12 to 13 years in the community setting. It firstly provides information on HPV and Diphtheria-tetanus whooping cough, and then has the consent form attached.
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