This course is designed to prepare the Infection Control Officer to fully meet the requirements for the position established under NFPA 1581, OSHA, and the Ryan White Law. The Ryan White Law states that each EMS, Fire, and law enforcement agency must have a designated officer and an alternate to manage exposures for the department. The course will focus on legal and clinical issues with an emphasis on the implementation of the program. Participants will have access to resources including a template for an infection control plan that can be modified for your service. This course is 100% online, with no classroom or virtual requirement. CAPCE accredited for 8 CEU's
Emergency Medical Services, Fire, Law Enforcement
Emergency Preparedness, Hazardous Materials, Infectious Disease, Personal Protective Equipment
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
Any member may attend this course.