Protect Yourself: Use and Re-Use of PPE
Free PPE webinar supported by the American Nurses Foundation and ANA to help Nurses protect themselves and their patients during the COVID-19 pandemic
We offer a free, complete 60-minute webinar, as well as four Quick Videos of key highlights. You can register for the complete webinar here; or you can watch the Quick Videos below. In these videos, you will learn Occupational health risks related to COVID-19; COVID-19 modes of transmission as it is currently understood; Isolation precautions and PPE selection and use for COVID-19; Crisis standards of care related to PPE use during COVID-19; re-use of PPE, including respirators and isolation gowns.
How to Protect Yourself: Use and Re-Use of PPE
Click on the image below to go to the registration site and scan down the Series list to find the webinar title. Select as many webinars in the series as you wish.
Since the taping of this webinar, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) no longer authorizes the use of decontamination systems for PPE reuse. To read the FDA’s full statement click here.
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Disease Severity & Occupational Health Risk for Nurses Related to COVID-19
This 13-minute quick video examines the occupational health risks for nurses related to COVID-19.
COVID-19 Transmission and Isolation Precautions
This 19-minute quick video examines how COVID-19 is transmitted and related isolation precautions.
PPE for COVID-19 patient and Crisis Standards of Care
This 7-minute quick video examines PPE and implications of Crisis Standards of Care.
Terri Rebmann, PhD, RN, CIC, FAPIC
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Special Assistant to the President, Associate Dean for Academic & Faculty Affairs, Director, Institute for Biosecurity, Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics College for Public Health & Social Justice, Saint Louis University
Jill E. Holdsworth, MS, CIC, FAPIC, NREMT, CRCST
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Manager, Infection Prevention Department, Emory University Hospital Midtown
Kendra McMillian, MPH, RN
Senior Policy Advisor in the Department of Nursing Practice and Work Environment, Licensed Registered Nurse with a master’s degree in Public Health
Made possible by the generosity of the American Nurses Foundation.