Infection Prevention and Control (4.5 hours)

  • Follow Standard Precautions to prevent patient and technician exposure to blood and other potentially infectious material (OPIM).

  • Follow Standard Precautions for proper hand hygiene techniques.

  • Follow Standard Precautions for appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

  • Follow Standard Precautions for proper respiratory etiquette/cough hygiene.

  • Report Blood and Body Fluid exposures.

  • Follow CDC Transmission Precautions recommendations for, entering and exiting and cleaning/disinfecting isolation rooms.

  • Demonstrate required procedures for cleaning and disposing of blood or body spills in accordance with facility policy.