For Nursing Homes

COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control

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  • All staff

Description:

To prepare for and respond to COVID-19, apply infection prevention and control guidance for nursing homes and other long-term care facilities.

Training: Applying COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control Strategies in Nursing Homes [Video – 1:00:05]

Keep COVID-19 Out!

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  • All staff
  • Vendors
  • Consultants

Description:

Protect residents and keep COVID-19 out of your building. Use facemasks correctly, check for symptoms daily, and stay out of the building if you are sick.

Training: Keep COVID-19 Out! [Video – 6:04]

COVID-19 Monitoring Residents

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  • All staff

Description:

Recognize new or worsening infections quickly in long-term care facilities and nursing homes. The earlier you identify sick residents, the faster COVID-19 can be prevented from spreading. Monitor sick residents to catch serious illness early.

Training: Closely Monitor Residents for COVID-19 [Video – 7:16]

Continuing Education:

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COVID-19 PPE

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  • All staff

Description:

Learn what PPE to use in long-term care facilities and nursing homes and when and how to use PPE correctly to help protect yourself and residents from COVID-19.

Training: Use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Correctly for COVID-19 [Video – 12:01]

COVID-19 Environmental Cleaning

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  • All staff
  • Cleaning Personnel

Description:

Know how and when to clean and disinfect environmental and equipment surfaces to keep residents healthy. Proper cleaning and disinfection are important to keep surface pathogen levels low and prevent infections from spreading.

Training: Sparkling Surfaces: Stop COVID-19’s Spread [Video – 7:09]

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Continuing Education:

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COVID-19 Hand Hygiene

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  • All staff

Description:

Know how and when to perform hand hygiene as part of preventing the spread of COVID-19.

Training: Clean Hands: Combat COVID-19! [Video – 7:24]