vaccinations, school nurses, safety
School nurses work in a unique environment with key opportunities to address parental concerns and questions regarding their child’s health. A common concern for parents during school enrollment is childhood vaccination safety and efficacy. As public health leaders, school nurses are well respected among parents, therefore school nurses are in a prime position to educate parents and promote childhood vaccinations while also dispelling common vaccination myths. The purpose of this integrative literature review is to synthesize evidence-based answers to common parental questions regarding childhood vaccinations.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Luthy, Karlen Beth; Burningham, Jana; Eden, Lacey M.; Macintosh, Janelle L B; and Beckstrand, Renea L., "Addressing Parental Vaccination Questions in the School Setting: An Integrative Literature Review" (2015). Faculty Publications. 1797.
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