Infection Control: Preventing and Controlling Infectious Diseases, including COVID-19

CE Credits Hours: 6.00

$41.00

Course Objectives

Learntastic Summarize the goals of infection prevention and control.

Learntastic Describe pathogenic organisms and the chain of infection. 

Learntastic Explain methods to prevent the spread of infection. 

Learntastic Discuss engineering, work practice, and environmental controls that protect against healthcare-associated infections.

Learntastic Identify barriers and personal protective equipment for protection from exposure to potentially infectious material.

Learntastic Discuss efforts designed to minimize the risk of occupational exposures to infectious diseases. 

Learntastic Recognize suspected sepsis and methods to prevent it.

Course Description

Our bestseller 6-hour infection control training CEU course for nursing, occupational therapy, and other healthcare professionals. Course includes infection prevention and control practices, coronavirus (COVID-19) considerations, the chain of infection, standard and transmission-based precautions, barriers and use of personal protective equipment (PPE), and strategies for preventing the spread of infectious disease to healthcare workers and patients.

Regulations/Board Approvals

Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #12300.

This course is provided in partnership with Wild Iris Medical
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