This online educational course offers self-paced learning in vital aspects of infection prevention and control in health care settings. The topics covered in this advanced online infection control course are Implementation of Infection Prevention and Control Measures in Health Care Settings, Management of High-Risk Settings, Surveillance, Outbreak Investigations, Supervision & Monitoring.
This online educational course offers self-paced learning in vital aspects of infection prevention and control in health care settings. The topics covered in this advanced online infection control course are Implementation of Infection Prevention and Control Measures in Health Care Settings, Management of High-Risk Settings, Surveillance, Outbreak Investigations, Supervision & Monitoring. This e-learning course is designed to impart updated knowledge through an advanced infection control training for healthcare workers, policy makers in health and medical services, engineers and architects engaged in the design, construction and renovation of health care buildings, Health Care Administrators, Medical Doctors, and Laboratory Technologists. The candidates are eligible to take this course only after successful completion of a basic course on infection prevention and control.
After completing this advanced infection control training course, the students shall be able to learn:
- Hierarchy of measures in the Infection Prevention and Control
- Roles and responsibilities of National and Institutional Infection Prevention and Control Committee
- Engineering and administrative measures of Infection Prevention and Control
- Management of High-Risk section in the health care facilities
- Baseline risk assessment
- Supervision and monitoring
- Surveillance of hospital-acquired infections
- Outbreak investigations of hospital-acquired infections
Module 1 - Implementation of IPC Measures in the Health Care Facility Settings
Module 2 - Management of High-Risk Areas in the Health Care Settings
Module 3 - Baseline Risk Assessment, Supervision & Monitoring, Surveillance, and Outbreak Investigations
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This self-paced course has been designed in a manner that enhances understanding of the core concepts and provides easy to access learning materials. The course uses a range of study material such as pre-recorded videos, lecture slides, quizzes and assignments, and is developed by a team of dedicated health education experts.
Connect with other students through the discussion forum, where you can easily discuss the course or debate the ideas. Need more help? Your instructors are also available online to answer any questions you might have.
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POLHN self-paced courses are recognised by Pacific Ministries of Health. Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive an official certificate. This certificate can be used for credit to gain CPD points.
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This course explains implementation of infection prevention and control measures in health care settings, management of high-risk settings, surveillance, outbreak investigations, supervision and monitoring.
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