Infection Control: Getting a Grip on Blood Borne Pathogens, Exposure Control and Hand Washing

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0014
Course Date: 03/25/2010

Infection Control: Getting a Grip on Blood Borne Pathogens, Exposure Control and Hand Washing is a 1 hour continuing education course that provides valuable information about infection control, blood borne pathogens, and methods of infection control, including proper hand washing, exposure control and how to handle biohazards. The course also addresses exposure control and post-exposure procedures.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the causes of infections
  2. List ways that infections are transmitted (i.e. blood borne pathogens
  3. List methods of infection control including proper hand washing
  4. List common blood borne pathogens
  5. Discuss exposure control
  6. Discuss post-exposure procedures

Criteria for Successful Completion

Certifications

Chaplains


1.00 HOURS
This program may be used for 1 hour of continuing education credit for chaplains certified with Board of Chaplaincy Certification, Inc.

Nurses


1.00 HOURS
THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING [nurses] _ This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#20-351728). Completion of this course fulfills (1) CEU hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Nursing Home Administrators


1.25 HOURS
This educational offering has been reviewed by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.25 clock hours. Program approval number: 20230902-1.25-A87765-DL

Personal Care Home Administrators


1.25 HOURS
.This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, until the approved curriculum changes or approval is withdrawn pursuant to 55 Pa.Code 2600.68(f). Approved for 1.25 hours of continuing education for PCH Administrators.