**Instructions to access the course will be provided after you register.**
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
- describe standard precautions in infection prevention;
- describe how personal protective equipment (PPE) protects health care workers from infection; and
- list the various types of PPE.
This presentation is appropriate for anyone working in a clinical setting or who is interested in the fundamental principles of standard precautions of infection prevention.
Sarah Smathers, MPH, CIC, FAPIC is the senior manager of infection prevention and control at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and adjunct professor at Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public Health. Smathers has conducted research in infectious diseases and infection prevention and has a special interest in the design of IPC programs.
This course is appropriate for those with no or basic levels of experience with infection prevention and control.
Length: 18 minutes
A computer with high-speed internet connection is required to view this course.
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This training was created in November 2022.