Monkeypox 101

Recorded Video

This lesson is designed to provide an understanding of the monkeypox virus.
The topics of this course include the symptoms, the transmission and what to do if exposed or infected with monkeypox.

 

Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to Claim CE Certificate

  • Review Handouts
  • View recording
  • Complete post-test with a passing score of > 80%
  • Complete an evaluation 

 

 

 

 

 

Target Audience

Nurses

OT Practitioners

All clinicians regardless of CE credit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learning Objectives

By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:

Describe what monkeypox virus is.

Describe the background of monkeypox.

Explain the methods of transmission.

Describe the symptoms of the monkeypox virus.

Explain the timing of its incubation period.

Explain the process if exposed or infected.

Describe the vaccines currently in use.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 0.10 Continuing Education Units, CEUs (AOTA)
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
10/16/2022
Course expires: 
10/17/2025
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
5
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DISCLOSURE

There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those involved with the ability to control the content of this activity.

 

Karyn Hatch, MSN, RN, CIC

Karyn is an Infection Prevention Manager for BAYADA Healthcare.  Karyn currently oversees investigations and response for an array of diseases and conditions including hepatitis C, Legionella, tuberculosis, multi-drug resistant organisms and many other healthcare-associated infections.  She has worked with Communicable Disease and Community Health at the Pennsylvania Department of Health (PADOH).  During her time with the PADOH she has worked on a variety of investigations including Mycobacterium tuberculosis.  Karyn has also worked as the Regional Manager of Infection Prevention and Control for Genesis HealthCare.  She has also led a team of Infection Preventionists in developing policies and procedures as well as developing and delivering education across the State of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  Karyn has a Master of Nursing in Nurse Education and a Certification in Infection Prevention and Control, or CIC®, credential. Karyn is currently a member of Pike County Pennsylvania Tick Borne Disease Task Force.

 

 

 

All participants will receive a certificate of completion.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 0.10 Continuing Education Units, CEUs (AOTA)
  • 1.00 Participation

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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