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Infection Control for Nursing Licensure in Puerto Rico - 60039
Infection Control for Nursing Licensure in Puerto Rico
60039 l 3.00 contact hrs
by Karen Galanowsky, RN, BSN, MPH and Christine Johnsen, APRN-BC, MPH, MS and Mary Ann Magerl, RN, MA, MT, CIC and Kathleen McMahon, RN, MEd, MA and Linda E. Moody, RN, PhD, MPH, FAAN and Denise C. Murphy, RN, DrPH and Larry Niler, RN, PHN and Roger Wetherbee, MD and Barbara Barzoloski-O'Connor, RN, MSN, CIC
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to update nurses’ knowledge about the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients with tuberculosis (TB) and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDRTB); hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS; and to review basic principles of prevention and infection control. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe the precautions and isolation practices used in caring for patients with infectious disease, as well as the rationale behind these procedures
  • Summarize the disease processes in TB and MDRTB; hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS
  • Describe how TB and MDRTB; hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS spread and describe strategies for preventing transmission
  • Identify risk factors for TB and MDRTB; hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS
  • Identify methods to assess patients with TB and MDRTB; hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS
  • Identify appropriate treatment and follow-up measures for TB and MDRTB; hepatitis A, B and C; and HIV/AIDS

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 10/30/2016


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