508 Overcoming Recurrent Challenges in Travel Health

Session Number: 508
Track: Clinical Practice and Advanced Practice
Session Type: Concurrent Session - 90 minutes
Primary Presenter: Gail A Rosselot, MPH, NP, COHN-S, FFTM, RCPS (Glas), FAANP [President - Travel Well Of Westchester]
Time: Apr 26, 2017 (03:00 PM - 04:30 PM)
Room: Strand 10AB

Session Description:  When employees travel internationally, certain challenges present themselves to nursing professionals. This session will address some of the most common recurrent challenges: the traveler leaving on short notice (often one or two days), the need for cost-effective and time-effective ways to prevent rabies and Japanese encephalitis, the dilemma of the ten-day requirement for yellow fever vaccination, and how to maintain currency with constant changes in travel health.

Date and Time: April 26th, 3:00PM-4:30PM