This course is designed to cover the infection control compliance requirements for professionals in a healthcare setting.
Course created on October 24, 2018
Course Type: Recorded Webinar
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; AZ/1.0; BOC/1.0 Category A; CA/1.0; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DE/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0 Category 2; MA/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NY/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WY/1.0
- Describe the chain of infection and modes of pathogen transmission
- Define and describe how to apply the concepts of clean, disinfect, and sterilize in a healthcare setting.
- Explain how to practice proper hand hygiene.
- Explain how to exercise infection control standard precautions in a healthcare setting.
- List the requirements of an infection control plan in a healthcare setting.
|0-5 Minutes||Why infection control?|
|5-10 Minutes||Federal Mandates|
|10-20 Minutes||Transmission of Infection|
|20-35 Minutes||Standard Precautions|
|35-45 Minutes||Exposure Management and Follow-up|
|45-60 Minutes||Case Scenarios|
Leigha Jansen, EdD, CCC-A
Director, Educational Technology
Leigha Jansen, Ed.D., CCC-A has been an audiologist for nearly 20 years and is also a graduate of the Fischler School of Education at Nova Southeastern University. Leigha’s research interests focus on the use of simulation technologies and gaming in CSD higher education, as well as effective continuing education methodologies for adult learners. Leigha is the Director of Educational Technology for Continued and an adjunct faculty member at Concordia University in St. Paul, MN.
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