Environmental Infection Control: A Focus on High-Touch Cleaning and Disinfection in the Health Care Setting
The Concept of Infection Control
This module examines the fundamental ideas behind infection control and the goal of infection control actions, which are designed to keep you and everyone from getting sick.
The Basic Science of Viruses
This course provides you with a refresher on your understanding of virology and how virus infection control practices vary.
What is Hand Hygiene?
This module informs and refreshes your knowledge on how the hands can spread germs, hand hygiene techniques, and the importance of proper hand hygiene practices in health care.
Injection Safety: A Focus on Infection Prevention
Nurses and their healthcare colleagues administer injections on a regular basis. This module informs and refreshes your knowledge on precautions and best practices to prevent infection before, during, and after injections.
Multi-Dose Vial Infection Prevention Practices
Multi-dose vials efficiently deliver important medications and vaccines to clinics, hospitals, and other healthcare settings in large volumes. As a nurse, you need to understand how to mitigate the risks associated with this packaging to prevent infections.
How COVID-19 Spreads
This educational activity is made up of five (5) episodes (created August 2021) designed to prepare frontline healthcare personnel and the public health workforce to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, focusing on how COVID-19 spreads.
Ventilation, Source Control, and Hand Hygiene
This educational activity is made up of four (4) episodes (created August 2021) designed to prepare frontline healthcare personnel and the public health workforce to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, focusing on ventilation, source control, and hand hygiene.
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