Yolanda C Lang

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The resurgence of pertussis is puzzling, especially given the requirement that children complete recommended immunizations prior to school entry. Are adult carriers unknowingly infecting children? What do adult caregivers know about pertussis and the tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) booster vaccine? How can the incidence of pertussis in(More)
  • Y C Lang
  • AAOHN journal : official journal of the American…
  • 1998
1. The first step of a successful Employee Health Service integration is to have a plan supported by management. The plan must be presented to the employees prior to implementation in a "user friendly" manner. 2. Prior to computerization of employee health records, a record order system must be developed to prevent duplication and to enhance organization.(More)
Occupational health nurses must have a growing, expanding knowledge base to remain current in practice. The American Board for Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. encourages advancement with the availability of certification examinations. Health care centers support clinical advancement programs for bedside nurses. Nurses who continue their education either(More)
In 1996, the Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources published guidelines for a mandatory occupational health program for personnel who work in animal facilities. This article details the development and implementation of an animal exposure surveillance program (AESP) at a large educational research institution. Prior to initiation of an AESP, the(More)
The objective of this study was to determine the effectiveness of an educational program for the University's mandatory vaccination program. The study examined the relationship between level of education, gender, and/or job classification and information retention and perceptions of the mandatory vaccination program. The hypothesis was that understanding(More)
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