Fit Testing Refresher AUGUST 2022 | 8.3.22 12:00pm
This webinar will provide a progression from knowledge and comprehension of the OSHA standard for respiratory protection to analyzation and evaluation of the fit testing process. Participants will gain solutions to mitigate challenges during the routine and annual fit testing process.
Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to Claim CE Certificate
- Attendance validation via email identification on Zoom webinar roster by CE administrator (you must be logged in ZOOM with email account; if multiple people are viewing via one email log-in then all names must be entered in the chat)
- Evaluation completion
By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:
-discuss criteria to be met prior to performing qualitative fit testing
-describe the importance of an N95 respirator
-summarize the process for qualitative fit testing
-compare practical solutions to mitigate challenges during the fit testing process
-describe where to find resources related to the fit testing process
There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those involved with the ability to control the content of this activity.
Paula Booker, MSN, RN
Paula holds a degree as a Clinical Nurse Specialist Educator. She has been a nurse for over 30 years. She has worked with surgical trauma patients including those with tracheostomies and ventilators in a level 1 trauma hospital. She has taught in a baccalaureate nursing program as the skills lab instructor. Paula has been an Adjunct Clinical Faculty member at 2 different baccalaureate nursing schools where she supervised students on med-surg, rehab, neuro, and oncology units in the hospital. She was a nurse manager in a veteran's hospital where she was accountable for a 36 bed medicine-oncology unit and 30 employees including RNs, LPNs, and unlicensed assistive personnel. Paula joined BAYADA in 1999 as a field nurse then in 2000 became a supervisor. She manages the ANCC accreditation for nurses and is a facilitator for corporate on-boarding. Paula currently is assisting the respiratory program administrator with overseeing the fit testing process for BAYADA's respiratory protection program.
BAYADA Home Health Care is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
- 1.50 Contact hours (ANCC)
- 1.50 Participation
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