This webinar is for assisted living, ICFs, skilled nursing, home health, hospice. Great information for the Infection Preventionists in SNFs.
COVID-19 Infection Control in Senior Living
Please join us for a one-hour webinar in which we will review:
- The current epidemiology of COVID-19;
- Updated CMS guidance for long-term care facilities; and
- Updated CDC guidance for containment of this organism.
Additional topics to include:
- Protocols for extended use of personal protective equipment;
- Elements of a facility COVID-19 training plan; and
- Other key components of the CMS focused survey for nursing homes.
Time & Presenter
10:30 am – 11:30 am MT
60 – possibly 75 minutes depending upon questions. You will have the opportunity to submit questions during the registration process and during the presentation.
A.C. Burke, MA, CIC, Vice President of Healthcare Quality, RB Health Partners, is Infection Prevention Advisor. AC comes to us from the Florida Department of Health (DOH) where she served as the Health Care-Associated Infection (HAI) Prevention Program Manager. Master’s degree in health management, Graduate level training in epidemiology from Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Certified in infection control by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology (CBIC).
1.0 CEU possible. Education offered by IHCA may also be sufficient for other license types (i.e. social work, certified dietary manager, etc.) as long as the learning objectives and educational levels of the presenter(s) meet the licensure requirements. It is up to each attendee to determine the appropriateness of a session and whether it will meet the requirements of their license type.