NC Infection Control Curriculum for Outpatient Settings February 8 & 15, 2022
This webinar is divided into two dates: February 8 & 15, 2022. You must attend both.
NOTE: In order to receive continuing education credit for this session you MUST be registered and logged in for BOTH sessions using the assigned link provided in the confirmation email.
This course is approved by the Statewide Program for Infection Control and Epidemiology (SPICE) to meet the training requirement of 10A NCAC 41A.0206.
This law requires that each health care organization that performs invasive procedures of any type:
Designate a staff member for each location to be trained in infection control by completing a state approved course, and to direct infection control activities
Adopt a written infection control policy
Conduct a training program for health care workers
Recognize pertinent NC laws concerning infection control
Explain the principles of epidemiology
Discuss principles and practices of Asepsis
Describe environment infection control
Describe general isolation precautions
Explain the management of medical waste from an OSHA, or employee safety, and disposal perspective.
Describe protective attire and barrier techniques
Describe engineering/work practice controls to reduce the risk of “sharp” injuries