This course is designed to cover the infection control compliance requirements for professionals in a healthcare setting.
Course created on January 3, 2019
- Describe the chain of infection and modes of pathogen transmission
- Define and describe how to apply the concepts of clean, disinfect, and sterilize in a healthcare setting.
- Explain how to practice proper hand hygiene.
- Explain how to exercise infection control standard precautions in a healthcare setting.
- List the requirements of an infection control plan in a healthcare setting.
|0-5 Minutes||Why infection control?|
|5-10 Minutes||Federal Mandates|
|10-20 Minutes||Transmission of Infection|
|20-35 Minutes||Standard Precautions|
|35-45 Minutes||Exposure Management and Follow-up|
|45-60 Minutes||Case Scenarios|
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Leigha Jansen, EdD, CCC-A
Director, Educational Technology
Leigha Jansen, Ed.D., CCC-A has been an audiologist for nearly 20 years and is also a graduate of the Fischler School of Education at Nova Southeastern University. Leigha’s research interests focus on the use of simulation technologies and gaming in CSD higher education, as well as effective continuing education methodologies for adult learners. Leigha is the Director of Educational Technology for Continued and an adjunct faculty member at Concordia University in St. Paul, MN.
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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Related Area)
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA AudiologyOnline, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services
Approved for 1 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.
California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 1 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.
Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.