A special webinar sharing important information about the workforce vaccination requirements covered in the AHPPC National Framework and how these are presented through the state and territory public health orders took place on Thursday 9 December 2021.
The webinar is available for on demand viewing at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwmSdPmvpAE
Panellists discussed how workers can receive priority access to a COVID-19 vaccine and how they can provide evidence of their vaccination status to providers. They also provided information on the HC and CHSP grants available to assist providers to support workforce vaccination.
Attendees took the opportunity to ask a variety of questions on workforce vaccination and reporting requirements as well as the grant funding available.
Source: Department of Health, Protecting Older Australians newsletter