Nursing CEU Course

Infection Control and Barrier Precautions

Price: $34.004 Hours

Course Description

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), Dental Hygienist, Dentist, Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTR), Dietitian/Nutritionalist (RDN), Home Health Aid (HHA), Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Medical Assistant (MA), Medical Doctor (MD), Midwife (MW), Nursing Student, Occupational Therapist (OT), Occupational Therapist Assistant (OTA), Osteopathic Doctor (DO), Physical Therapist (PT), Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Registered Nurse (RN), Respiratory Therapist (RT) This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Monday, November 8, 2021 New York Provider ID# IC 145, as Mandated by Chapter 786 of the New York Laws of 1992. FPTA Approval: CE21-605687. Accreditation of this course does not necessarily imply the FPTA supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.

AOTA Classification Code: CAT 1: Domain of OT, CAT 2 OT Processes.

Education Level: Intermediate

AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures. AOTA provider number 9575. This Enduring Material activity, Infection Control and Barrier Precautions, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 4.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins 08/01/2019. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Outcomes

The purpose of this course is to prepare healthcare professionals to adhere to scientifically accepted principles and practices of infection control, understand modes and mechanisms of transmission, understand the use of engineering and work practice controls, select and use appropriate barrier protections, create and maintain a safe environment, and prevent and manage infectious and communicable diseases. Objectives

After completing this course, the learner will be able to: Explain the transmission process of common diseases Identify when and how to use Standard Precautions, Airborne Precautions, Contact Precautions, Droplet Precautions, and Neutropenic Precautions Identify when and how to perform hand washing, the use of PPE, safe injection practices, Respiratory Hygiene/Cough Etiquette, and safe disposal of contaminated equipment and materials Explain how to prevent the transmission of common diseases such as influenza Explain how to prevent the occurrence of common diseases and conditions like hospital-acquired pneumonia CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest. Last Updated: 1/14/2019

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