According to the CDC, the number of emergency hospital department room visits with infections and parasitic disease is the primary diagnosis is 3.4 million in the United States of America. The number of emergency department visits resulting in hospital admission with a hospital discharge of infectious and parasitic disease: 523,000. Below you can find a wide variety of infection control CE courses from recognized nursing continuing education providers. These continuing education courses are specifically for nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, licensed practical nurses, and other healthcare professionals. The CEU courses listed below vary in hours which counts towards renewing your professional licenses. For more information on your renewal continuing education requirements, please visit your state board's website.
|Hand Hygiene and Infection Control›
Adequate hand hygiene is essential to the safe and effective administration of health care. Thus, health care professionals should be very familiar with adequate hand hygiene. This course will review recommended hand hygiene procedures and indications,...
|Hand Hygiene and Infection Control›
NAB Approval Number: 20210811-1.50-A67366-DL
Adequate hand hygiene is essential to the safe and effective administration of health care. Thus, health care professionals should be very familiar with adequate hand hygiene. This course will review r...
|Prevention of Health Care-Associated Infection in Long-Term Care Facilities›
NAB Program Approval Number: 20211030-1.50-A69298-DL
This course focuses on the Health Care-Associated Infection (HAI) Action Plan which reflects a significant update and expansion from the initial version issued in 2009. HAIs ar...
|Vascular Access (VA-BC) Certification Review Course›
Prepare for the Vascular Access (VA-BC) exam with Nurse.com’s VA-BC® certification test prep course. This vascular access board certification review course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest best pr...
|Infection Control Nursing (CIC) Certification Review Course›
Prepare for the Infection Control Nursing (CIC) exam with Nurse.com’s CIC® certification test prep course. This online infection control nurse certification course is designed to fit your personal schedule and timeline and features the latest...
|NY Mandated Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals›
Healthcare professionals are responsible for monitoring the performance of all personnel, licensed or not, under their control regarding infection-control techniques. Failure to adhere to these principles is considered unprofessional conduct and could ...
|Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals (Not for NY)›
Healthcare professionals are responsible for monitoring the performance of all personnel who are under their authority, licensed or not, about infection control techniques. Failure to adhere to these principles is considered unprofessional conduct and ...
|For Nurses New to Home Care›
This course presents an orientation to home care for professional nurses who are new to home-based services, which include home care and home healthcare. It provides learners with introductory instruction that covers a description of home-based nursing...
|The End of Antibiotics: Can We 'ESKAPE' It?›
Over the past two decades, the number of multidrug-resistant infections contracted both inside and outside hospitals has been rapidly increasing. In hospitals, antibiotic resistance has proliferated to such an extent that it has become a major threat t...
|Infection Control Nursing CE Course›
The purpose of this module is to provide comprehensive information pertaining to infection control...
|Personal Protective Equipment Nursing CE Course›
At the completion of this module, the nurse should be able to:
Healthcare workers are at risk of contracting infectious diseases each time they enter their workplace, and satisfactory infection control practices within the healthcare setting is a...
|Vascular Access Devices: Part 1 Nursing CE Course›
The purpose of this learning module is to provide an overview of the most common vascular access devices (VADs) utilized in clinical practice for adult patients. The various guidelines regarding the care, maintenance, and assessment of peripheral acces...
|Vascular Access Devices: Part 2 Nursing CE Course›
The purpose of this learning module is to provide an overview of the most common vascular access devices utilized in clinical practice for adult patients. The various guidelines regarding the care, maintenance, and assessment of central access devices ...
|Ebola Virus Disease›
The emergence of Zaire ebolavirus in West Africa and the scope of the 2014–2016 Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic have come as a surprise in a region not previously known to harbor Ebola virus. However, sporadic, limited outbrea...
This course is structured to provide essential education regarding the epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). The course begins with background information on the pathogenesis of b...
|Infection Control: The New York Requirement›
Healthcare professionals have the responsibility to adhere to scientifically accepted principles and practices of infection control in all healthcare settings and to oversee and monitor those medical and ancillary personnel for whom the...
|Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68): Unraveling the Mystery›
This peer reviewed course is applicable for the following professions: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational N...
|Infection Control and Barrier Precautions›
This peer reviewed course is applicable for the following professions: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Chiropractor, Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Dent...
|LPN IV Series: Legalities, Infection Control, Safe Injection and Documentation›
This peer reviewed course is applicable for the following professions: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Sunday, December 11, 2022 This course is 1 of 8 courses a...
|Personal Care of Patients for CNAs and HHAs›
This peer reviewed course is applicable for the following professions: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Home Health Aid (HHA), Medical Assistant (MA) This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Friday, April 21, 2023 Outcomes
|Infection Control - COVID-19 and Emerging Policies in Healthcare›
Cases of COVID-19 have increased around healthcare professionals. This calls for a review and revision of measures to prevent the spread of disease within a healthcare setting. SARS-CoV-2 spread may be faster and consideration of infection control prac...
|Coronavirus Disease 2019 - Pregnancy›
Pregnant patients diagnosed with COVID19 can develop a mild, moderate and critical condition that requires specific therapeutic interventions and infection control measures. In the United States and globally, the incidence of COVID-19 and the death rat...
Clostridium difficile infection is a major cause of infectious disease concern in the North America. It is associated with hospital-acquired intestinal inflammation and diarrhea and, most commonly, with normal intestinal flora disruption due to poor pr...