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Covid-19 With Older Adults: An Update
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Krista Covell-Pierson, OTR/L, BCB-PMD
Text/Transcript
Course: #42890Level: Introductory5 Hours
Healthcare professionals serve an important role for older adults amidst COVID-19 as we address activities of daily living (ADL), safety, quality of life, mental health, and other areas directly impacted by this virus. This text course will discuss the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on how healthcare providers approach treatment with older adults.

Infection Control and Prevention in Hearing Healthcare: Don't Wait for an Outbreak
Starkey CEU courses
Presented by Michele Hurley, AuD, FAAA, Luis F. Camacho, AuD, FAAA
Recorded WebinarLive WebinarTue, Jun 14, 2022 at 12:00 pm EDT
Course: #37391Level: Intermediate1 Hour
Infection control has long been considered an important issue in hearing healthcare because of the wide range of patients served and the nature of the services provided. Infection control extends beyond the common sense practices of hand washing and good housekeeping. New harmful microbes arise, old microbes reemerge, and as a profession we must remain vigilant and prepared to protect our patients, our practices, and ourselves from the infectious dangers now and next. This course will discuss the principles of infection control, outline standard precautions, and identify strategies to manage patient contact in times of outbreak for a hearing healthcare practice.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Bloodborne Pathogens Standards: What You Need to Know
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L
Recorded WebinarAudio
Course: #42879Level: Introductory1 Hour
A review of the bloodborne pathogens standard as published by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Learn what you need to know in your place of employment, including employer requirements for protection and appropriate infection control practices for a hearing healthcare practice.

Infection Control within the COVID-19 Context
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by A.U. Bankaitis Smith, PhD
Recorded Webinar
Course: #42859Level: Introductory1 Hour
This course addresses infection control precautions both broadly and as related to COVID-19. It discusses how to select personal protective equipment, hand hygiene products, and disinfectants that are appropriate for hearing healthcare settings, as well as how to properly implement these and other infection control measures.

HIV/AIDS: Transmission & Infection Control Considerations
AudiologyOnline CEU courses
Presented by A.U. Bankaitis Smith, PhD, FAAA
Recorded Webinar
Course: #35653Level: Introductory2 Hours
The purpose of this course is to educate allied health care professionals on HIV fundamentals. Incidence, transmission, and infection control considerations relevant to patient management will be outlined.

Infection Control: Precautions, Prevention and Preparedness: Minimizing Risk of Infection in the Hearing Healthcare Workplace
Starkey CEU courses
Presented by Michele Hurley, AuD, FAAA
Recorded Webinar
Course: #34612Level: Intermediate1 Hour
As new diseases emerge and society becomes more mobile, the threat of disease spread in our professional workplaces is real and serious. By nature, hearing healthcare professionals interact frequently with vulnerable individuals, namely the elderly and very young. These individuals present in our practices with health conditions and other factors that place them at high risk for contracting or spreading infection. It is critical that hearing professionals are practicing in a manner that ensures the safety of themselves, staff and especially patients. This course will focus on how disease may spread in the professional workplace, the development and most importantly implementation of an exemplary infection control protocol, including ways to manage patient connections in times of outbreak.

Infection Control: Strategies for Protection and Prevention in the Dispensing Workplace
Starkey CEU courses
Presented by Michele Hurley, AuD, FAAA
Recorded Webinar
Course: #33509Level: Intermediate1 Hour
The services of a dispensing practice are sought out by patients who range in age, socioeconomic status, health condition and many other factors that can directly impact their health and that of those around them. It is imperative that the dispensing practice ensure the safety of all involved, both patients and staff alike in the prevention of the potential transmission of disease. As new harmful microbes arise and diseases thought to be eradicated return, the dispensing practice must be diligent in practicing proper and consistent infection control. This course will focus on the risk of infection control in the dispensing workplace as well as the development and implementation of an office infection control protocol.

Infection Prevention and Control for the Hearing Healthcare Practice
Starkey CEU courses
Presented by Michele Hurley, AuD, FAAA
Recorded Webinar
Course: #31249Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course discusses the role of the hearing healthcare practitioner in the prevention and control of workplace infection.

Infection Control: Current Trends for the Dispensing Practice
Starkey CEU courses
Presented by Michele Hurley, AuD, FAAA
Recorded Webinar
Course: #29121Level: Intermediate1 Hour
This course discusses the importance of Infection Control in the dispensing office. It offers the basics of establishing an Infection Control plan for a hearing healthcare practice.

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