Implementing an Isolation Program to Prevent the Spread of Infectious Disease (Self-Paced)
Self-Paced eLearning

Implementing an Isolation Program to Prevent the Spread of Infectious Disease (Self-Paced)

Isolation within a hospital prevents the spread of infectious diseases, including communicable, respiratory illnesses like COVID-19 and influenza. This course provides tools to implement an isolation program, including infrastructure, processes, options for set-up, performance measurement, and outbreak response.

Course Overview

This training course is based on internationally recognized hospital quality requirements, including best industry practices and includes the following topics:

Importance of implementing an isolation program

  • Step 1: Establish infrastructure for isolation
  • Step 2: Establish isolation processes
    • Option 1: Establish an independent area
    • Option 2: Establish an area within the facility
    • Option 3: Establish an outpatient facility
  • Step 3: Measure compliance
    • Be ready to act immediately during an outbreak

Objective

Be able to establish the infrastructure and processes for isolation, measure compliance, and respond quickly to an outbreak.

Target Audience

Anyone involved in a health care facility, especially those with the responsibility of setting and implementing policy and infrastructure.

Credits

Manda Grant, Yana Gorbantenko, Julia Khalimova, Natalia Tulieva, Fatima Javed

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Adedamola

- Jun 5, 2022
It boost my knowledge about isolation of patients that has infectious diseases

jose luis

- May 30, 2022
MUY BUENO

AMJAD

- Mar 23, 2022
good

Mohammad Nadir

- Feb 15, 2022
Great!

George Alexandru

- Dec 3, 2021
Good

EBRAHIM

- Aug 16, 2021
Good

DR. YOGENDRA NATH

- Jul 31, 2021
Good course.

MOHAMMAD

- Jun 20, 2021
Great!
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