This course has been designed to familiarize participants with infection risks to patients and care workers associated with construction and maintenance operations in health care facilities, and to help participants develop an understanding of current best practices for prevention of infection by airborne and waterborne microbes in association with construction and maintenance activities. Course topics include: discussion on two common airborne and waterborne disease causing agents in the health care environment: Aspergillus and Legionella; the evolution of best practice standards for nosocomial infection prevention and control; a detailed examination of the latest version of the latest codes and standards; and a review of actual cases involving outbreaks in health care facilities.

Overview

  • To familiarize you with infection risks to patients, residents and workers associated with construction and maintenance operations in health care facilities
  • To develop understanding of current best practices for prevention of infection by airborne and waterborne microbes in association with construction, maintenance, and building operations
  • To develop specific understanding of applicable federal and state codes and voluntary standards.

Duration

1 Day

Cost

Public Price Per Attendee
$799.00
$699.00 Early Bird (effective until 20 calendar days before course date)

In-House Price Per Attendee
Please Inquire (minimum registrations apply and may include additional charges for travel and customization).

Dates and Locations

Registration cut-off 10 calendar days before event. Please see our Terms and Conditions.

Also available for customized in-house presentations.