COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Ad Council and COVID Collaborative:



Free webinars for nurses. No registration required. 

  • The State of COVID-19 Vaccine Development: What You Need to Know
    The full 42-minute webinar covers unique aspects of the SARS CoV-2 virus and implications for vaccine development; phases of vaccine development and testing; and vaccine distribution. You can register to watch the full webinar and earn 1 hour of CNE. 

  • Vaccine Quick Videos:

    • Coronavirus isn't the Flu
      This 7-minute quick video examines how SARS coV-2 is different from other coronaviruses found in humans and the implications for vaccine development.

    • Vaccine Development
      This 13-minute quick video examines important considerations in the development of a vaccine that will protect individuals from the coronavirus and the pharmacology of the top current Covid-19 vaccine candidates and what you need to know about how each works.

    • Vaccine Distribution
      This 6-minute quick video examines the current thinking regarding vaccine storage, administration, and other logistical challenges.

    • Click here for all ANA COVID-19 vaccine educational webinars

  • ANA Ventilator videos:

    • Nursing Assessment of a patient on a ventilator
      This 11-minute video examines how to assess a patient on a ventilator and important differences compared to routine patient assessments.

    • Nursing Care of a patient on a ventilator
      This 17-minute video presents nursing care of patients on ventilators including equipment you will need at the bedside, and pain management and sedation.

    • Ventilator alarms and nursing interventions for respiratory complications
      This 14-minute quick video examines ventilator alarms: Types of alarms, the how to’s of ventilator alarm assessment and troubleshooting measures and interventions for apnea, high pressure (including how to suction a patient with an ETT), high minute ventilation, and low pressure/low minute ventilation.

    • Basic ventilator settings and abbreviations
      This 11-minute quick video examines basic ventilator settings and abbreviations such as rate, tidal volume, PEEP, and the modes of ventilation commonly encountered for patients with respiratory failure and ARDS.

    • How to assist during intubation
      This 8-minute quick video examines how to assist during intubation.

    • Click here to access all videos on ventilator education


  • The NC AHEC Program is offering an online module titled Volunteer Training for COVID-19 Vaccination Sites free to the public. This training provides a general overview to what volunteers might expect onsite and what is expected/required in each role on the vaccine team. The short, self-paced module can be supplemental or foundational to additional site-specific training.
    Click here to access.

NCDHHS Videos:



    Office Hours with Dr. Betsey Tilson, State Health Director and Chief Medical Officer, and Dr. Zack Moore, State Epidemiologist
    Provided by NCDHHS
    1st & 3rd Friday of Each Month through the end of 2020
    Access Here
    Click here to submit questions in advance

    Weekly COVID-19 Forum for Providers
    Provided by the NC Division of Public Health & NC AHEC
    Every Friday
    Access Here
    Audio access: (646) 558-8656; Webinar ID: 705 979 628
    Click here to submit questions (due the Wednesday before)



    NCBON Guidance to Practice During a Disaster
    Provided by NCNA 
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    Identifying & Strengthening Resilience Skills in Nurses
    Provided by NCNA
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    Facts Not Fear - Coronavirus Update
    Provided by NCNA
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    ANA's 6 Racial Disparities and COVID-19 Quick Videos Series
    Provided by ANA
    Watch Here

    ANA's COVID-19 Video Education Series
    Provided by ANA
    Watch Here

    COVID-19 Webinar Series

    • The State of COVID-19 Vaccine Development: What You Need to Know
    • Caring for COVID-19 Patients: Disease Progression and Nursing Interventions You Need to Know
    • How to Survive the Pandemic with An Unbroken Spirit: Actions to Take Right Now to Stay Strong and Focused
    • Ventilator Management: Essential Skills for Non-ICU Nurses
    • Be Confident Protecting Yourself and Providing the Best Care to Your Patients during this COVID-19 Pandemic
    • How to Respond to Ethical Challenges and Moral Distress during the COVID-19 Pandemic

    • COVID-19 in Non-Acute Care Settings: Hard-Earned Lessons from Two APRNs on the Frontlines

    • How You Can Have a Direct Impact on Reducing The Devastating Racial Disparities of COVID-19

    Provided by ANA
    Register Here

    COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources
    Provided by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
    More Info

    COVID-19 Update: Optimization Strategies for Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    Provided by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
    More Info

    Medicare Coverage and Payment of Virtual Services
    Provided by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
    Watch Here