PPE Use in A COVID World

We are celebrating Infection Prevention Week 2020!

The purpose of this activity is to improve nursing professional practice of nurses so that they can proficiently use the PPE required to safely care for patients with COVID-19 and implement tips to manage the social stressors which have come from the pandemic.

Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to claim CE Certificate.
  • Complete each course page
  • View course video
  • Complete Post-Test with a passing score of 80% 
  • Complete evaluation with electronic signature
     

Target Audience

RNs

LPNs

All home care clinicians regardless of CE credit

Learning Objectives

By the end of this educational activity the nurses will have improved their professional practice by having:

  • Gained knowledge about COVID-19 as we know it today, how it spreads and ways to mitigate viral spread.
  • Gained knowledge how to don and doff PPE safely and comfortably.
  • Gained knowledge of cleaning and disinfecting PPE.
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 1.25 Participation
Course opens: 
10/18/2020
Course expires: 
09/30/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

ON-DEMAND | ON-LINE

DISCLOSURE

No relevant conflict of interest or financial relationships were disclosed for this educational activity by any of the authors or presenters.

Kimberly A. Morris- Flores, MSN, RN

Kim works for BAYADA Home Health Care in Clinical Standards and Leadership, where she provides enterprise clinical education. Since the start of the pandemic she has been an integral member of the COVID-19 Response Team. She joined BAYADA in 2006 and she has fulfilled multiple roles most recently being Director of Quality Assurance, Pediatrics, a Quality Assurance Surveyor, a Clinical Manager, and a field nurse for them.  Kim is active on several internal committees with her organization and facilitates employee training classes.  She considers herself to have been very fortunate over the years to have been able to work and learn from institutions like Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Center, Bristol Myer Squib Children's Hospital in New Brunswick, and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Temple University Children’s Medical Center. Kim has been licensed as an RN in New Jersey and Pennsylvania since 1993. 

BAYADA Home Health Care is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Contact hours (ANCC)
  • 1.25 Participation

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Cancellation/Refund

If course is cancelled:

By BAYADA; if the education is cancelled for any reason the learner will receive a full refund for any applicable course fee. BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

By learner; any applicable course fee will be refundable up until one (1) day prior to date registered for the education. After this date the course fee may be non-refundable. BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

Complaint Resolution

Contact education@bayada.com for any grievances and the complaint will be addressed within two (2) business days. Complaints will be disseminated to all appropriate parties for review and resolution of any conflicts or grievances.

Special Needs

Contact education@bayada.com for consideration of request. If special needs accommodations are not available, the participant will receive a full refund for any applicable course fee.

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