IPAC-22 IS A PREREQUISITE COURSE FOR THE IP-BC CERTIFICATION EXAM
The IPAC Program is a Certificate of Mastery Program that yields an official certificate and either 15 or 22 contact hours for nurses.
The program is a prerequisite to be eligible to sit for the NADONA Infection Preventionist Board Certification. The IPAC program is designed to cover all the components of a well-rounded Infection Control Program and the role of the Infection Preventionist.
The IPAC Program is offered online and in person site trainings. Courses are available at any time and are 15 weeks long per webinar (22 contact hours) or a 2 day onsite training with 15 contact hours for nurses. A Certificate of Mastery is awarded at the time of completion but no credentials or designations. In order to earn a credential/designation, healthcare professionals must sit for the official IPAC board certification (IP-BC).
The IPAC program was specifically designed to meet the new regulations regarding Infection Control and the Infection Preventionist. The content covered in the IPAC program includes the following:
Overview of Infection Control and Antibiotic Stewardship
Infection Control Program Components
Role of the Infection Control Preventionist
Healthcare Associated Infections & Regulatory Agencies
Pathogens and Infections
Environment / Disinfection
Resident Equipment& Outbreak Investigations
Safe Injection Practices / Risk Assessment
Health Programs & Staff Training
Opportunities in Infection Control
For additional information, please contact:
Education Coordinator, NADONA
Cindy Fronning RN-BC, CDONA, FACDONA, RAC-CT, IP-BC, AS-BC
Director of Education, NADONA
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