Barrier Precautions and Infection Control MeasuresAugust 21, 2018
Monday, October 29, 2018
310 W.43 Street
New York, NY 10036
Check-in: 8:15AM - 8:45AM | Class: 9:00AM - 12:00PM
1199SEIU League of Registered Nurses fosters the professional growth and development of its RN members and the nursing community at large. We are commited to providing qualit need-specifc continuing education programs that are reflective of current issues and trends in healthcare and nursing.
PURPOSE: This seminar is offered to meet training requirements of Chapter 786 of the Laws of 1992 that states that certain healthcare professionals licensed in New York State must receive training on Infection Control and Barrier Precautions every 4 years unless otherwise exempted. This statue applies to: dental hygienists, dentists, licensed practical nurses, optometrists, physicians, physician assistants, podiatrists, registered nurses, and special assistants. The target audience are registered nurses and other licensed professionals who require this training.
PayPal Code: IC52017
Free for eligible 1199 members | $50 for non-eligible 1199 members & non-members
• Understanding how blood-borne pathogens may be transmitted in the workplace; Patient to HCW, HCW to Patient
• Current scientifically accepted infection control principles appropriate for specific work environments
• Minimizing the opportunity of pathogens to patients and HCWs
• Familiarizing professionals with the laws requiring this training & professional misconduct charges that may be applicable for not complying with the law.