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MI-NADONA/LTC Infection Prevention Webinar

Infection prevention is an overwhelming process in a nursing home. There are so many facets that can go wrong, be overlooked, forgotten but all of these incidences could reflect in a survey tag. This presentation will address the most common reasons for a deficiency. We will look into precautions and PPE. Does your staff know what order to put PPE or take it off How do they clean equipment that is used in a precaution room? How knowledgeable is your environmental staff when it comes to cleaning a precautions room or in doing terminal cleaning when the precautions is over? How much time are you spending on education regarding infection control? Is once enough? This presentation will answer these questions and more as well as give you tools to make this process easier. Join us and affirm what you are doing as well as identify areas that need improvement.

This program will provide participants the opportunity to earn up to (1.5) one contact hours for nurses and licensed nursing home administrators.

This program has been submitted (but not yet approved) for Continuing Education for 1 participant hour from NAB/NCERS. E-mail Kisti Boatright at kistiboatright@hcam.org for further information.

HCAM is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Presenters

Cindy Fronning
Cindy’s experience includes education of nursing home personnel, mentoring of nurses and Directors of Nursing, clinical systems and form development, department restructuring and mock surveys. She has extensive experience in Medicare, MDS/RAI process, (AANAC Certified), care planning, implementation of systems as well as a comprehensive understanding of State and Federal regulations. Cindy has achieved successful results as a clinical consultant in all aspects of clinical operations, as well as…More

 

How To Attend

Join the live program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer with high speed internet. You may ask questions, participate in surveys, and post comments from your computer during the program. Please note that credit (if available) is only provided to registered attendees participating at their own computer and phone. Simple instructions with a link to the program will be sent when you register and again the day before the webinar.

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Credit

If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). Registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Attendance/Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant attending the live program at their own computer and phone.

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